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CMS Rejects External Data In OPPS Rule But Softens Device Payment Drop

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

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CMS' commitment to use Medicare claims to set payment rates suggests the agency's acceptance of external data will become increasingly rare in subsequent years

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