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Doc Groups Respond Over Proposal to Extend SGR Delay Three More Years
Health Leaders Media

Several major medical groups are expressing mixed reactions about a congressional proposal to delay a 21% cut in Medicare reimbursements when the latest exemption to the sustainable growth rate payment cut runs out June 1. Under the measure inserted in HR 4213, the “American Jobs and Closing Tax,” the SGR cut in Medicare payment would be delayed until 2014.