AACU News & Notes
posted: January 17, 2020
The AACU signed onto a letter to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) opposing certain provisions of a White House Executive Order that would severely weaken physician supervision...
posted: January 2, 2020
AACU submitted a formal comment letter to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on December 31 in response to the agency's proposed rule that would create permanent exceptions to...
posted: December 6, 2019
Representatives from the three national urology societies — AACU, AUA and LUGPA — met with the director and other staff from the Division of Outpatient Care at the Centers for Medicare ...
posted: November 21, 2019
The AACU sent letters to nine members of the GOP Doctors Caucus on Thursday urging them to join their colleagues in signing a letter to the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS), Alex Azar...
posted: November 6, 2019
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued a final rule that includes updates to payment policies, payment rates, and quality provisions for services furnished under the...
posted: November 5, 2019
In response to an Executive Order signed by President Trump on October 4, the AACU signed onto a letter to the Secretary of the Health & Human Services (HHS) Department opposing certain...
posted: October 30, 2019
Earlier this month, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) proposed noteworthy changes to regulations that interpret the Stark Law, a statute governing Medicare patient referrals and...
posted: October 24, 2019
For more than 50 years, the AACU has remained a steadfast voice for urologists at the state and national levels. As the political and medical practice landscapes have evolved, so too has the AACU...
posted: October 23, 2019
Since its founding, the American Association of Clinical Urologists (AACU) has counted amongst its membership urologists who are active, engaged, and influential as physicians and advocates...
posted: October 18, 2019
The agency proposes to add and re-value codes that account for complex care, expand reimbursement for telemedicine services, and simplify performance reporting requirements.