Transforming Health Care Through Evidence and Collaboration
Transforming Health Care Through Evidence and Collaboration

Evaluation of Affordable Care Act Policies to Encourage Accurate Prices for Medicare Services

Miriam Laugesen, Columbia University

MiriamLaugesen
February 01, 2016
July 31, 2017
$43,999

This study will examine (1) whether policies enacted as part of the ACA have affected the process and outcomes for updating Medicare physician fees and (2) whether the methods used to determine the fiscal impact of these changes are sound. Results will be relevant to efforts to improve the accuracy of fees for physician services.