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Medicare pay woes are medical practices’ top challenge: survey
Modern Healthcare

The sustainable growth-rate formula calls for slashing physician Medicare payments by more than 30% on Jan. 1, 2013, and uncertainty over whether that cut will take effect is the No. 1 concern of medical practice managers, according to the MGMA-ACMPE’s fifth annual survey on the challenges of running a group practice.

The MGMA-ACMPE, formerly the Medical Group Management Association, invited its members via e-mail to participate in an online survey ranking 54 daily challenges on a five-point scale.