percentage increase in the MEI

(3) The term “percentage increase in the MEI” means, with respect to physicians’ services furnished in a year, the percentage increase in the medicare economic index (referred to in the fourth sentence of subsection (b)(3)) applicable to such services furnished as of the first day of that year.


42 USC § 1395u(i)(3)

Scoping language

For purposes of this subchapter
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