Dr. Edge Shares Her Patient's Rehabilitation Journey: In the News, December 2, 2020

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December 2, 2020

  • Darshe Edge, MD, FAAPMR, a physiatrist at Memorial Hermann Rehabilitation Hospital - Katy/UTHealth, shared an update on one of her patient’s rehabilitation journey. Her patient experienced a back injury that led to a more severe spinal cord injury. Read more.
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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.