Dec 18th, 2016
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule to update fiscal year (FY) 2017 Medicare payment policies and rates under the Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) and the Long-Term Care Hospital (LTCH) Prospective Payment System (PPS). The proposed rule, which CMS says would apply to approximately 3,330 acute care hospitals and ...
In Audit
Jul 13th, 2012
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the interim final rule with comment period (IFC) published in January, which proposes the adoption of standards for electronic funds transfer (EFT), as the final rule and effective January 2014. Standards for EFT Final, Start January 2014 was last modified: December 3rd, 2012 by admin aapc...
In Billing
Jul 1st, 2011
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) posted for public inspection an interim final rule with comment period (IFC) in the Federal Register on June 30 to adopt the first set of operating rules for two of the adopted ASC X12 standards: eligibility for a health plan and “health care claim status” transactions. This ...