Tag: Proposed Rule

CMS Releases FY 2021 IPPS Proposed Rule

On May 11, 2020 the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published the FY 2021 Proposed Rules for the Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) and the Long-Term Care Hospital (LTCH) Prospective Payment System. The proposed rule would ...

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 Hosting MIPS Value Pathways Webinar

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is hosting a webinar to discuss the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) Value Pathways (MVPs) proposed in a CMS Request for Information (RFI) appearing in the 2020 Medicare Physician Fee Sc...

CMS Solicits Comments on Proposed MIPS Cost Measures

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the CY 2020 Proposed Rule for the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS). As part of the proposed rule, CMS is proposing 10 episode-based cost measures and revisions to the current Medicare...

Upcoming Medicare Learning Network Webinars

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will host a series of webinars on recently released payment and quality regulations.