New Resource: FY 2019 IPPS Promoting Interoperability Factsheet

On August 17, 2018, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 Medicare Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment Systems (IPPS) for Acute Care Hospitals and Long-term Care Hospital (LTCH) Prospective Payment System final rule. In this final rule, CMS adopted policies to continue the advancement of certified electronic health record technology utilization, improve interoperability and reduce administrative burden on clinicians. Detailed changes for the Medicare Promoting Interoperability Program for 2019 can be found in the FY 2019 IPPS fact sheet.

 


For more information visit the McDermottPlus Payment Innovation Resource Center or contact Sheila Madhani at 202-204-1459 or smadhani@mcdermottplus.com.