Tag: ASC

Top 5 Takeaways: CMS Proposes to Extend and Expand CJR

On February 20, 2020, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule that would make modifications to the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement (CJR) Model. CJR, the first mandatory model established by CMS, is an in...

CMS Finalizes Hospital Transparency Requirements and Proposes Similar Policies for Certain Health Plans

In the latest response to the President’s Executive Order on Improving Price and Quality Transparency in American Healthcare, the Department of Health and Human Services released two rules related to requiring increased price transparency for hospi...

CMS Releases CY 2020 PFS, OPPS and ASC Final Rules

On November 1, 2019, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published the CY 2020 final rules for the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS), Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) and Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) Payme...

CMS Releases CY 2020 PFS, OPPS and ASC Proposed Rules

On July 29, 2019, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published the CY 2020 Proposed Rules for the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS), Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) and Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) Payme...

MedPAC’s March 2019 Report to Congress: Quality, Innovation and Transparency Updates

On Friday, March 15, 2019, the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) released their March 2019 Report to Congress. The principal focus of the March report is MedPAC’s recommendations for annual payment rate adjustments (or ...

Ceiling Price Effective Date

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