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Commission on doc pay urges shift from fee-for-service, end to SGR

By Jessica Zigmond -
March 04, 2013

Starting with the premise that physician salary and expenses account for 20% of healthcare spending but the decisions doctors make influence another 60% of that spending, the National Commission on Physician Payment Reform has released a dozen recommendations to ultimately change how physicians are paid by public and private payers.

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