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Doc Fix Delay Shortened in Amended House Bill
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The House appears close to voting today on the “American Jobs and Closing Tax Loopholes Act of 2010″ (HR 4213) that contains a provision to delay a 21% cut in physician Medicare reimbursements—just before the latest deadline expires June 1. However, the actual period proposed for the delay has been whittled down to 19 months—or the end of 2011.