Prospective Payment System

CHA Issues FFY 2023 Long-Term Care Hospital PPS Proposed Rule Summary

CHA has issued a members-only summary, prepared by Health Policy Alternatives, Inc., of the federal fiscal year 2023 long-term care hospital (LTCH) prospective payment system proposed rule recently issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Comments on the proposed rule are due to CMS by 2 p.m. (PT) on June 17.   

CMS Issues FFY 2023 LTCH PPS Proposed Rule

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued its federal fiscal year (FFY) 2023 long-term care hospital (LTCH) prospective payment system (PPS) proposed rule. Comments are due to CMS by 2 p.m. (PT) on June 17.  

Court Rules in Favor of Hospitals on CMS Rural Floor Policy

On April 8, a U.S. District Court issued a decision in Citrus HMA, LLC d/b/a Seven Rivers Regional Medical Center, et al. v. Becerra in favor of hospitals challenging the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) policy that excludes wage data of urban-to-rural reclassified hospitals from the rural floor calculation.