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AAPM&R Submits Comments to AMA on Burdensome Certification and LCD Requirements

Oct 24, 2017

AAPM&R received and responded to a request from the American Medical Association (AMA) asking for information they could use to respond to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' (CMS) request for the AMA’s help in identifying opportunities to reduce the administrative burden caused by certification requirements. In addition, the AMA request noted that CMS was open to hearing about concerns with the development of local coverage decisions (LCDs).

The Academy's full comments can be viewed here: