Dr. Varghese-Kroll Co-Launched a Health and Parenting Podcast: In the News, July 15, 2020

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July 15, 2020

  • Elizabeth Varghese-Kroll, MD, FAAPMR, a rehabilitation medicine physician and an experienced physician advisor serving hospitals across the country, co-launched a health and parenting podcast this past spring. She recently released a two-part series on racism's effects on health and how to talk about racism with kids and loved ones. Check out the recordings.
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Legislation Introduced to Alleviate Impact of Conversion Factor Cut for 2021

Nov 09, 2020

Last month, two bills were introduced in the House proposing solutions to the estimated 10.6% Physician Fee Schedule conversion factor cut expected to go into effect January 1, 2021.  The bills offer some relief to the cut, but do not reflect a comprehensive or long-term solution.  AAPM&R has therefore chosen to remain neutral regarding these bills. 

Your Academy continues to advocate for a permanent solution to the conversion factor cut while maintaining the important payment increases to office and outpatient evaluation and management services.