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    ePolicy News July 2014

    July 10, 2014
    CY 2015 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Released, Estimated to have a Positive Impact on Pathologists and Laboratories
    After years of drastic cuts to reimbursement, CMS takes a less aggressive approach to Medicare payment reform… Big data, information transparency, and stakeholder involvement are key asks of the provider community in this year’s proposed rule. Read more
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    ePolicy News May 2014

    May 06, 2014
    IOM to Study Diagnostic Error
    An ad hoc committee of the Institute of Medicine’s Board on Health Care Services will evaluate the existing knowledge about diagnostic error in medicine from a patient safety perspective. The Committee on Diagnostic Error in Medicine will examine current definitions of diagnostic error (and illustrate examples); the epidemiology, burden of harm, and costs associated with diagnostic error; and what is being done to improve diagnosis. Read more
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    ePolicy News March 2014

    March 03, 2014
    ASCP Partners with CMS Leadership to Expand the Scope of Quality Reporting
    ASCP recently had the opportunity to meet with the leaders of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to discuss the future of CMS-developed quality reporting programs and their application to the pathology specialty. On Wednesday, Feb.26, ASCP leadership met with CMS Deputy Administrator for Innovation and Quality and Chief Medical Officer Patrick Conway, M.D., and his team at the CMS Center for Clinical Standards and Quality (CCSQ). Read more

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