Long-Term Care

MPPR update: The impact on your facility

PPS Alert for Long-Term Care, April 1, 2011

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On January 1, the multiple procedure payment reduction (MPPR) policy went into effect. MPPR essentially reduces the practice expense component of the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) for certain physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech-language pathology treatments received by a beneficiary on the same day.

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