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    ASCP Relieved CMS Eliminates Payment Cap in CY 2014 PFS Final Rule, Though Concerns Remain

    November 22, 2013
    On Nov. 27, 2013, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released its CY 2014 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) Final Rule in addition to its CY 2014 Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) and Ambulatory Surgical Center (ASC) Payment System Final Rule. The pathology and laboratory community was especially anxious for the release of this year’s final rules, which was delayed due to the government shutdown. Read more
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    Lab Innovations Improve Lives for Diabetes Patients

    November 20, 2013
    At age 17, Ryan Reed was already on his way to a promising career as a race car driver when he was diagnosed in early 2010 with Type 1 diabetes. For the Bakersfield, Calif., teenager, it appeared that his future as a NASCAR racer was in jeopardy. Read more