federal register • 22 august 2016

CMS has published in the federal register:

  • Final Rules for the Medicare Program:
    1. Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment Systems for Acute Care Hospitals and the Long-Term Care Hospital Prospective Payment System and Policy Changes and Fiscal Year 2017 Rates;
    2. Quality Reporting Requirements for Specific Providers;
    3. Graduate Medical Education;
    4. Hospital Notification Procedures Applicable to Beneficiaries Receiving Observation Services;
    5. Technical Changes Relating to Costs to Organizations and Medicare Cost Reports;
    6. Finalization of Interim Final Rules With Comment Period on LTCH PPS Payments for Severe Wounds, Modifications of Limitations on Redesignation by the Medicare Geographic Classification Review Board, and Extensions of Payments to MDHs and Low-Volume Hospitals
  • A Notice for the Medicaid Program: Connecting Kids to Coverage Outreach and Enrollment Cooperative Agreement