Skilled Nursing Facility PPS

Feb 27, 2021
The House of Representatives early this morning voted 219-212 to approve a modified version of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, legislation to provide reconciliation protection for a roughly $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package, which includes a number of provisions that affect hospitals and…
Oct 13, 2020
The AHA appreciates the opportunity to comment on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAIs) Requiring Hospitalizations Measure.
Aug 19, 2020
On July 31, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued its fiscal year (FY) 2021 final rule for the skilled nursing facility (SNF) prospective payment system (PPS). The final rule takes effect Oct. 1, 2020.
Jun 9, 2020
This letter to CMS Administrator Seema Verma details AHA’s comments on the proposed FY 2021 prospective payment system for skilled nursing facilities.
May 20, 2020
  Member Call Audio: Skilled Nursing Facility PPS: Proposed Rule FY2021, May 20, 2020  
Apr 21, 2020
This document provides analysis of CMS’ proposed rule governing the skilled nursing facility prospective payment system for FY 2021.
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…
Nov 7, 2019
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is holding certain skilled nursing facility claims for inpatient and swing-bed services subject to the new SNF patient-driven payment model, which took effect Oct. 1.
Oct 21, 2019
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services last week announced changes to the State Performance Standards System for state survey agencies to ensure that nursing home inspections are timely and accurate.