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The 2003 Physician Fee Schedule: What the 4.4 onversion factor reduction means to you

Physician Practice Perspective, March 4, 2003

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The 2003 Physician Fee Schedule has been out since the beginning of the year, but because the government released it two months late, its effective date is March 1. This year, experts agree that the 4.4% reduction in the conversion factor ($34.59 for 2003) is the 220-page tome's biggest news maker.

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