The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) and Biocom, the association representing the California life science industry, have announced a joint partnership to collaboratively produce The Digital MedTech Conference 2020. In combining Biocom’s DeviceFest and Digital Health Conference with AdvaMed’s Digital MedTech Conference, the single event will highlight the evolving digital medtech landscape and explore trends impacting the industry, all while bringing together key leaders from California and beyond.
Healthcare is changing dramatically and the Medicare program is moving rapidly as well to adapt to new incentives for quality and improved efficiency. This session will address major trends in payment systems and their impact on medical devices and diagnostics and will explore the latest developments in the Physician Fee Schedule proposed rule, the Hospital Outpatient proposed rule as well as the hospital inpatient final rule which were all issued in the past several weeks. Learn about new CMS priorities in antibiotic stewardship, provider quality, payment for breakthrough devices, and major new requirements for hospital price transparency with commercial payers.