UPDATE, 01/28/21: When I completed this analysis in December, 2020, I was using the originally published GPCI values. In early January, the Feds updated the GPCI values significantly. It took me...
Exec summary: changes to the RVUs this quarter include major fee increases in telemedicine visits and a big mid-year change to GPCI values.
Every year, I do an analysis of the RBRVS GPCI values - I think this is the most overlooked aspect of the RVU changes from year to year.
Every year, I take apart the newest RBRVS data files from CMS to analyze how the new values will affect physicians, particularly pediatricians.
[Update - I noticed that I made a mistake in the original data I posted here...yikes! This post has been updated to reflect the accurate values.]
The 2018 RBRVS Final Rules got published last month,...
Every year, I do a quick analysis of the GPCI adjustments released by CMS, this year is no different.
With the announcement that the AAP has updated its RBRVS guide for 2012, I guess I have to get off my duff and work on the 2012 RVUs.
[Note: I have updated this data to reflect the 1.000 min Work GPCI for all locations.]