Describe what RBRVS is and how it effects reimbursement for physicians and nurse practitioners.

Describe what RBRVS is and how it effects reimbursement for physicians and nurse practitioners.

Describe what RBRVS is and how it effects reimbursement for physicians and nurse practitioners. Is this an effective way to regulate pricing in the industry?

The following links on the internet will assist you in describing the system and how it works:

http://www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/physician-resources/solutions-managing-your-practice/coding-billing-insurance/medicare/the-resource-based-relative-value-scale/overview-of-rbrvs.page?

http://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Medicare-Fee-for-Service-Payment/PhysicianFeeSched/

http://www.mgma.com/policy/default.aspx?id=5658