• CMS Issues Final Outlier Payment Changes for General Acute Care Hospitals and Long-Term Care Hospitals
  • July 1, 2003 | Author: Karl A. Thallner
  • Law Firms: Reed Smith LLP - Washington Office ; Reed Smith LLP - Philadelphia Office
  • On June 9, 2003, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services of the Department of Health and Human Services published a final rule revising Medicare policies governing "outlier" payments to general acute care hospitals reimbursed under the inpatient prospective payment system and to long-term care hospitals reimbursed under the long-term care hospital prospective payment system.