Category: Advocacy

Advocacy

Take Action Now to Finalize Student Documentation Proposal

September 4, 2019

Following nearly two years of persistent, interprofessional advocacy by PAEA and other groups, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released its calendar year 2020 Physician Fee Schedule proposed rule in late July. This proposed rule, which is released annually as an update to Medicare’s reimbursement policy, includes an important proposal to allow all […]

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2019 Education Forum Hill Day Webinar

July 10, 2019

Are you interested in participating in advocacy visits to Capitol Hill during PAEA’s upcoming Education Forum, but aren’t quite sure what to expect? On July 29 from 12:00–12:30 p.m., join PAEA Director of Government Relations Tyler Smith for an informational webinar on the 2019 Education Forum Hill Day.  During this session, attendees will learn about […]

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Action Update: PA Educators Keep Up the Pressure on CMS

October 3, 2018

The PA education community continued to make its voice heard recently when more than 600 advocates submitted comments to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Advocates were urging the agency to allow preceptors to verify — rather than re-perform — documentation of Evaluation and Management (E/M) services provided by PA and NP students. […]

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