By Joanne Finnegan @ Fierce Healthcare

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services issued a proposed rule yesterday to update the Medicare physician fee schedule, with changes intended to relieve the regulatory burden on doctors and other clinicians in 2018.

The agency said the proposed rule and other Medicare payment rules for 2018 reflect a broader strategy to relieve regulatory burdens on providers, support the patient-doctor relationship, and promote transparency, flexibility and innovation in care delivery.

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