June 3, 2020
CMS has published the FY 2021 Inpatient Prospective Payment Services (IPPS) Proposed Rule on May 29th. In the FY 2021 IPPS proposed rule, CMS addresses changes to closing hospitals and Graduate Medical Education (GME) residency programs that could take effect as soon as October 1, 2020. The proposed rule addresses growing concerns of operational and administrative...Read More
September 24, 2019
Medicare payments to hospitals for services performed are reported in the hospitals annual cost report. This cost report accounts for all expenses the hospital had for the previous fiscal year, including costs for Graduate Medical Education. This article will explain the statutory deadlines and steps hospitals take to receive proper Medicare payments.