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Contracts-Negotiations and Fee Schedules

The College of American Pathologist (CAP) offers resources to assist you in navigating the complexities of payer negotiations, contracting and understanding the impact these contracts may have on your practice. 

Contracting Resources

The CAP offers guidance on the preparation, evaluation and creation of pathology contracts with various payers and hospitals. 

Part-A Contracting Information

Medicare Physician Fee Schedule

Fee Impact Assessment Calculator  

Utilize this resource to assess the financial impact of a proposed fee schedule changes from Medicare or commercial payers. This can also be utilized to evaluate new payer contracts.   

Negotiation Resources   

Good negotiation skills help ensure that you are fairly compensated for the expertise that you provide. CAP offers several resources to help you develop your these important skills.

Fee Impact Assessment Calculator

Use our impact calculator to evaluate the impact the Medicare and commercial fee schedule changes may have on your practice.

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