• 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
  • Final Rule Grants Patients Access to Test Results

    February 06, 2014
    A new regulation by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) grants patients direct access to their laboratory result. It may also offer pathologists and the laboratory team a greater opportunity for direct patient consultation and education of test results. Read more
  • ePolicy News February 2014

    January 31, 2014
    ASCP Responds to PFS Final Rule, Addresses Harmful Coding Changes Finalized for IHC and Prostate Biopsies
    As the CY 2014 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule rule-making process comes to a close, ASCP continues to advocate on behalf of our members and the patient community they serve. Read more