Congressional Conferees Appointed to Negotiate Extension of “Physician Fix,”Payroll Tax Holiday

As reported in NAHC Report (NAHC Report, 12-23-11), the House and Senate passed a 2-month extension at the end of last year of provisions to ensure physician payments, unemployment benefits, and a payroll tax holiday will remain unchanged for the first 2 months of 2012.  Without the extension, physicians were scheduled to receive a 27…