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ASTRO Coding and Coverage Seminar Demystifies Radiation Oncology Billing and Coding
ASTRO hosted its first two-day Coding and Coverage Seminar at ASTRO headquarters in December 2017 to a sold-out crowd. Attendees of the Coding and Coverage seminar included professional coders and billers, practice administrators, radiation oncologists and representatives from private payers.

MedPAC Recommends Eliminating MIPS
The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC), the independent congressional agency that advises Congress on issues affecting the Medicare program, believes that the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) is too burdensome on clinicians and should be replaced before clinicians become too entrenched in the program.

ROI contributes $200,000 in research grants to improve access to radiation therapy
The Radiation Oncology Institute (ROI) is pleased to offer new grant opportunities to investigators who are studying how to expand access to radiation therapy.

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