May 8, 2019
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published the proposed changes to the Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) rules for fiscal year 2020 on May 3, 2019. The proposed rules addressed multiple issues, two of which impact Graduate Medical Education:
Modifications to Nonprovider Settings — If finalized, the rule will allow hospitals to count...Read More
August 14, 2018:
CMS has made available its display version of the FY 2019 IPPS Final Rule, which is scheduled to be published on August 17, 2018.
As mentioned in our May newsletter, there were Graduate Medical Education issues included in the IPPS proposed rule. After considering comments from the public, CMS has revised its proposed rule. Below is a summary of the GME related issues in the...Read More
May 1, 2018:
CMS has made available its display version of the FY 2019 IPPS Proposed Rule, which is scheduled to be published on May 7, 2018. There are two Graduate Medical Education issues that we would like to highlight.
Medicare GME Affiliated Group
First, CMS is proposing to allow new urban teaching hospitals (i.e. hospitals that did not have residents in their FY 1996 cost reports) some...Read More