AACU News & Notes
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.
posted: October 10, 2019
Ensure fee-for-service is not “advantaged or promoted”President Trump signed an executive order Oct. 4 to strengthen Medicare. Asserting that Medicare for All proposals are a &ldquo...
posted: September 27, 2019
AACU submitted a comment letter to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on September 27 in response to the agency’s proposed rules for the CY 2020 Medicare Physician Fee...
posted: September 20, 2019
The AACU signed onto a letter to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) calling on the agency to adopt a comprehensive strategy for addressing the various concerns related to prior...
posted: September 11, 2019
Congress must eliminate the scheduled 6-year payment freeze and make additional adjustments to MACRA to ensure physicians have the support they need to transition into the program, and so that...