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Secondary Interpretation of CT Examinations: Frequency and Payment in the Medicare Fee-for-Service Population PDF Print E-mail
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Monday, 21 March 2016 18:00
Secondary interpretation of diagnostic imaging examinations (providing a second formal interpretation for imaging performed at another institution) may reduce repeat imaging after transfer of care. Recently, CMS requested information to guide payment policy. We aimed to study historic trends in submitted claims and payments for secondary interpretation services in the Medicare fee-for-service population.

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