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Date ArticleType
5/2/2017 Payment/Reimbursement
CMS Issues Proposed Rule for Medicare SNF PPS 2018

On April 27, 2017, CMS issued the proposed rule for SNF prospective payment system (PPS) for 2018.  The rule increases payments by 1%, or $390 million. The rule also includes language on the SNF value-based purchasing program, the IMPACT Act’s quality reporting program, as well as discussion on relief to three onerous provisions of the new Requirements of Participation. Click here to read a summary from AHCA. Comments, suggestions or questions can be directed to Mike Cheek at mcheek@ahca.org.