Updated Anesthesia Conversion Factors by Locale
(July 7, 2010)
On June 25, President Obama signed into law the “Preservation of Access to Care for Medicare Beneficiaries and Pension Relief Act of 2010.” The bill halted the 21 percent Medicare physician payment cut and provides physicians a 2.2 percent positive payment update for services provided June 1 through November 30, 2010.
Please visit the link below to access the updated Anesthesia Conversion Factors by locale.
Anesthesia Conversion Factors: June 1 – November 30, 2010
Anesthesia Conversion Factors: January 1 – May 31, 2010
THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF ANESTHESIOLOGISTS
Founded in 1905, the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) is an educational, research and scientific society with more than 52,000 members organized to raise and maintain the standards of the medical practice of anesthesiology. ASA is committed to ensuring physician anesthesiologists evaluate and supervise the medical care of patients before, during and after surgery to provide the highest quality and safest care every patient deserves.
For more information on the field of anesthesiology, visit the American Society of Anesthesiologists online at asahq.org . To learn more about the role physician anesthesiologists play in ensuring patient safety, visit asahq.org/WhenSecondsCount. Like ASA on Facebook , follow ASALifeline on Twitter and follow ASA on LinkedIn .