Medicare payments: How much does your doctor make?

Eight local docs got more than $1 million in 2012

CINCINNATI - Eight Cincinnati doctors were among 4,000 nationwide who received more than $1 million in Medicare payments in 2012, newly released data shows.

The U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid released billing details on 880,000 medical providers who received $77 billion in payments in 2012. It’s the first time physician payments have been disclosed by the government, which released similar data on hospitals last year. The new numbers show less than 3 percent of physicians claimed 28 percent of payments nationwide. Seven doctors received more than $10 million each.

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