Prospective Payment Systems (PPS)

May 21, 2020
Hospitals have until May 29 to verify their wage data in the wage index public use files released in April, notify the Centers for Medicare…
May 12, 2020
AHA statement on FY 2021 proposed IPPS rule from Executive Vice President Tom Nickels.
Apr 28, 2020
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services issued its fiscal year 2021 proposed rule for the inpatient rehabilitation facility prospective payment system.
Apr 17, 2020
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services issued a proposed rule for the inpatient rehabilitation facility prospective payment system for fiscal year 2021.
Apr 13, 2020
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services April 10 issued a proposed rule for the inpatient psychiatric facility prospective payment system for fiscal year 2021. CMS proposes to increase IPF payments by a net 2.4%, equivalent to $100 million, in FY 2021.
Apr 13, 2020
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services April 10 issued a proposed rule updating fiscal year 2021 payments for the skilled nursing facilities prospective payment system.
Apr 13, 2020
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services April 10 issued the proposed rule for the skilled nursing facility (SNF) prospective payment system for fiscal year 2021. The proposed rule would increase SNF payments by 2.3% ($740 million) in FY 2021, with larger updates for hospital-based…
Jan 6, 2020
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Dec. 31 issued a notice making corrections to the area wage index and other policies contained in its final rule for the calendar year 2020 outpatient prospective payment and ambulatory surgery center payment systems.  
Nov 19, 2019
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ home health prospective payment system CY 2020 final rule with comment period is effective Jan. 1, 2020; however, through Dec. 30, the agency will take comments related to drug coverage under the Medicare durable medical equipment benefit.
Nov 4, 2019
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services will host a Nov. 6 call on the final payment rules for the hospital outpatient prospective payment system and physician fee schedule in calendar year 2020.