Revenue Cycle

CMS proposed minor changes to 2-midnight rule

Briefings on Coding Compliance Strategies, August 1, 2015

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Although CMS did not propose any changes to the 2-midnight rule in the fiscal year 2016 IPPS proposed rule, it signaled its intention to address short stays in the calendar year (CY) 2016 OPPS proposed rule. CMS followed through by introducing several proposed changes to the 2-midnight rule.

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