NJPTAid Newservice Item: 2006 MPFS
The following announcement is from Empire Medicare Services:
- New 2006 Payment Rate for Services Paid Under the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS)
On February 8, 2006, President Bush signed into law the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005 (DRA), changing the fees paid under the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS). Empire Medicare Services will begin processing new claims with the updated fee schedule tonight, February 9, 2006. Previously submitted claims will be automatically adjusted. This process may take several months to complete.
The updated fee schedules will be posted to the fees pages of our Web site on February 10, 2006.
2006 New Jersey Fee Schedules
2006 New York Fee Schedules
Reference: CMS Joint Signature Memorandum, JSM-06280