MedPage Today: SGR Repeal Passes House; Patch Still Expected

By David Pittman  WASHINGTON — A full repeal of Medicare’s sustainable growth rate (SGR) payment formula hit a snag Friday, but political insiders say another temporary stay from drastic cuts in Medicare reimbursement is likely on its way. The House passed a bill in a 238-181 vote that repeals the SGR and replaces it with a systemthat … Continue reading

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