by Louis J. Wilson, MD, FACG, Chair, Legislative & Public Policy,  Council, Wichita Falls, Gastroenterology Associates, Wichita Falls, TX

Physicians are justifiably wondering how and why their reimbursement could possibly be scheduled for additional cuts. Medicare reimbursement under the Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) has gone down substantially in comparison to other economic indicators and even compared to other Medicare reimbursements (e.g., for hospitals and post-acute care facilities). Why are we being singled out? Read more here