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    SCAI Recommends Changes in CMS’s Proposed AMI Bundles

    September 21, 2016

    This week, SCAI continued to advocate on behalf of its members and our patients, and submitted comments to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) regarding the proposed rulemaking for bundled payment models for high-quality, coordinated cardiac care. Read more about the proposed rule here.
     
    The Society is concerned that the proposed study may not include robust quality measures, could discourage the appropriate care of patient’s multi-vessel disease and make it more difficult to provide appropriate patients with drug eluting stents. Read our comments here.