Due to overwhelming opposition from organized medicine, the date when Anthem Blue Cross will reduce reimbursement of evaluation and management (E&M) services billed with modifier 25 has been moved to March 1. Also, the modifier 25 payment cut has been reduced from 50 percent to 25 percent. The California Medical Association (CMA) is continuing to lobby Anthem to fully overturn their policy. To read more, go to http://www.cmanet.org/news/detail/?article=anthem-dials-back-modifier-25-payment.