"Trends in Medicare Reimbursement within Dermatology: 2011-2021" Comprehensive index of Medicare reimbursement for general dermatology 2011 to 2021

Published: 6 September 2021| Version 2 | DOI: 10.17632/pm725npv43.2
Contributors:
Kyle Lauck,
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Description

Comprehensive index of the Medicare reimbursement values for a number of general dermatology procedures and services for the years 2011 through 2021 organized by Health Care Procedure Coding System Code and stratified into nominal reimbursement and real reimbursement adjusted for 2021 dollars using the health care consumer price index.

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Using the CMS Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) look-up tool, which contains reimbursement for HCPCS codes through time, reimbursement rates for the desired Health Care Procedure Coding System Codes are queried and tabulated for the years 2011-2021. These nominal reimbursements are then converted to real 2021 dollars using the healthcare consumer price index.

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Dermatology, Medicare

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