Tag Archives: Sustainable Growth Rate

Is The Death Of SGR A Good Thing, Or A Bad Thing?

By: Stephen Siegel On April 16 President Obama signed the Medicare Access and Chip Reauthorization Act (“MACRA”). MACRA abandons the Sustainable Growth Rate (“SGR”) for adjusting the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule and provides a new approach to paying for the … Continue reading

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What the historic SGR replacement bill means for providers

While all physicians and physician groups should be excited about the passage of the Doc-Fix Bill, a rare bipartisan achievement now headed for the expected signature of the President, everyone should also recognize that the bill itself makes clear Congress’ … Continue reading

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