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Radiologists Push Back on Reimbursement Cuts
Health Leaders Media

Radiologists are complaining that their specialty has been the target of too many sticks and not enough carrots as the federal government looks for ways to control cost growth in Medicare.

The latest skirmish is pitched around the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ 25% multiple procedure payment reduction to Medicare reimbursements for interpretations of advanced diagnostic imaging scans performed on the same patient in the same session.