Corporate Compliance

Regulations: CMS posts IPPS proposed rule for 2012

Medicare Insider, April 26, 2011

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CMS has issued for public inspection a proposed rule to make changes to the inpatient prospective payment system (IPPS) for fiscal year 2012. Among the proposed provisions is the inclusion of contrast-induced acute kidney injury as a hospital-acquired condition, further clarification of the three-day payment window, and extension of the document and coding adjustment to reimbursement.

Read more about the proposed rule.

View the proposed rule.

View a related fact sheet.



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