COMMENTARY: SGR repeal plan lacking for specialists, needs improvement, AAO says

The Senate Committee on Finance and the House Committee on Ways and Means bills that were scheduled for a vote last week were initially identical. The American Academy of Ophthalmology felt that they were not fair to specialists, including ophthalmologists. So, we asked for a number of changes. In fact, we joined the American College of Surgeons in a letter outright opposing the draft bills as written.

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