September 29, 2020
The Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is seeking comments on whether regulatory flexibilities initiated during the Public Health Emergency (PHE) should be extended for the remainder of 2020. CMS officially made their request for comments in the CY 2021 Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule published on August 3, 2020.
These policies related to...Read More
January 14, 2020
Breaking Down the GME Payment: Per Resident Amount explained important factors in the Direct Graduate Medical Education (DGME) payment formula. This article will take a step further and discuss another important factor in the Medicare DGME payment, a hospital’s Medicare utilization.
Medicare DGME Payment Formula
The Medicare DGME payment reimburses teaching...Read More