CMS Proposes Payment Codes for FQHCs and RHCs

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July 13, 2017
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released a proposed update to the Physician Fee Schedule that would allow Federally Qualified Healthcenters (FQHCs) and Rural Health Centers (RHCs) to recieve payment for behavioral health integration, chronic care management, and collaborative care services beginning in 2018. CMS posted a fact sheet outlining the proposed updates and is inviting comment on the proposal until September 11, 2017.