Corporate Compliance

Regulations: CMS issues IPPS proposed rule, issues 2012 OPPS corrections, and more

Medicare Insider, May 1, 2012

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CMS issues IPPS proposed rule for FY2013

On April 25, CMS issued a display copy of the 2013 IPPS final rule, which among other changes, would implement a 2.3%  increase in payment rates under the fiscal year (FY) 2013 Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) proposed rule.

View a display copy of the rule.

Submit a comment.

View a related fact sheet.

View a related fact sheet focused on improved quality of care.

View a related press release.

CMS issues corrections to 2012 OPPS final rule

On April 24, CMS issued in the Federal Register technical corrections to the 2012 OPPS final rule.

View the corrections here.

CMS issues final rule on provider and supplier enrollment, ordering and referring, and documentation requirements

On April 27, CMS issued in the Federal Register a final rule that finalizes several provisions of the Affordable Care Act, including the requirement of all providers of medical or other items or services and suppliers that qualify for a National Provider Identifier (NPI) to include their NPI on all applications to enroll in the Medicare and Medicaid programs and on all claims for payment submitted under the Medicare and Medicaid programs.

View the final rule.




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