The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC, or the Commission) will vote this month on payment recommendations for 2021. The American Hospital Association (AHA) asks that commissioners consider the following issues that would have a significant impact on hospitals, health systems, other providers and Medicare patients before making final recommendations. View the featured resource for details.
HPA spreadsheets for relative weights and payment rates for the hospital outpatient prospective payment system (OPPS) comparing 2020 to 2019 rates. There are…
Government's Initial Brief in Their Appeal of AHA, AAMC and Hospitals’ Site Neutral Win (Jan. 23, 2020)
Government’s initial brief in their appeal of AHA, AAMC and hospitals’ site neutral win.
In order for a Critical Access Hospital (CAH) to receive payment under Medicare Part A, Medicare currently requires physicians to certify that patients will be…
Plaintiffs the American Hospital Association, Association of American Medical Colleges, Mercy Health Muskegon, Clallam County Public Hospital District No. 2, d…
Briefing schedule in the govt's appeal of its loss in AHA, AAMC and hospital’s challenge to site neut
Each year, the American Hospital Association (AHA) collects aggregate information on the payments and costs associated with care delivered to beneficiaries of…