But don’t hold your breath. It’s being reported that congressional leaders are seriously looking at reversing the pending 5.1 percent cut in Medicare fees. Then again, there was a proposal to fund a 2007 reversal with an even bigger cut – 10 percent or so – in 2008. Gee, thanks.
Read all about it here. You choose whether to laugh or cry.
Takeaway: Fees are coming down, and watch what the other insurance plans will do. Read contracts carefully and check the reimbursement coming through. Never, ever sign a contract without a fee schedule included.