April 16, 2015 —
President Signs Legislation to Replace the SGR
On April 16, President Obama signed H.R. 2, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015. This legislation will replace Medicare's SGR formula before CMS begins processing a 21% cut to physician reimbursements.
March 19, 2015 —
Congress Introduces New SGR Repeal Legislation
Congress has introduced bipartisan, bicameral legislation would permanently repeal Medicare's sustainable growth rate (SGR) and provide incentives for doctors to focus on value-driven care.