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Advocacy in Action

Advocating for heart rhythm professionals practicing in a rapidly evolving healthcare environment

Advocacy in Action provides monthly updates on new or recent legislative, regulatory, payment, and coverage policy changes, HRS advocacy efforts, and other crucial information that may impact the practice of EP in the U.S.

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HRS Continues Active Participation in AMA RUC Activities


The American Medical Association (AMA)/Specialty Society Relative Value Scale Update Committee (RUC) has been a key stakeholder in maintaining and updating the relative value units (RVUs) of physician services and making recommendations to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) that directly affect physician payment since the implementation of the resource-based relative value scale (RBRVS) system in 1992.

New MIPS Participation Available for 2024

Regulatory Updates

For 2024, CMS will continue to offer a new pathway for clinicians and group practices participating in the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), known as MIPS Value Pathways (MVPs).

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