Legal Update

Labs Ask: Does PAMA Statute Prevent Legal Challenges?

Although the law prevents labs from challenging its provisions, avenues of challenge are possible

SINCE MEDICARE OFFICIALS PUBLISHED the final rule for lab test market price reporting of private payer prices last year, clinical lab industry consultants and lawyers have raised serious criticisms of the rule.

The critics recognized that CMS officials wrote a final rule for the Protecting Access to Medicare Act (PAMA) that excluded from reporting large numbers

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