Skip to main content
Rural Health Information Hub

Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC)

Description
A nonpartisan legislative branch agency that provides the U.S. Congress with analysis and policy advice on the Medicare program. Examines access to care, quality of care, and other issues affecting Medicare.
Tagged as
Healthcare Payment ยท Rural Health Policy

Upcoming Events (4)

  • Meeting of the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC), Sep 5 - 6, 2024, view details
  • Meeting of the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC), Oct 10 - 11, 2024, view details
  • Meeting of the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC), Nov 7 - 8, 2024, view details
  • Meeting of the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC), Dec 12 - 13, 2024, view details

Resources (144)

  • April 2020 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 04/2020, view details
  • April 2021 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 04/2021, view details
  • April 2022 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 04/2022, view details
  • April 2023 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 04/2023, view details
  • April 2024 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 04/2024, view details
  • Beneficiary and Clinician Perspectives on Medicare and Other Issues: Findings from 2023 Focus Groups in Select States, 02/2024, view details
  • Closures of Hospital-Based SNF Units: Insights from Interviews with Administrators, Discharge Planners and Referring Physicians, 03/2007, view details
  • Data Book: Beneficiaries Dually Eligible for Medicare and Medicaid, 01/2024, view details
  • December 2020 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 12/2020, view details
  • December 2021 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 12/2021, view details
  • December 2022 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 12/2022, view details
  • December 2023 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 12/2023, view details
  • Developing Risk-Adjusted Avoidable Hospitalizations and Emergency Department Visits Quality Measures: Final Report, 08/2019, view details
  • Hospital Policy Issues: Statement by Mark Miller, Medicare Payment Advisory Commission before Subcommittee on Health, Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, 07/2015, view details
  • Impact of Home Health Payment Rebasing on Beneficiary Access to and Quality of Care, 12/2014, view details
  • Improving Efficiency and Preserving Access to Emergency Care in Rural Areas, 04/2016, view details
  • January 2020 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 01/2020, view details
  • January 2021 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 01/2021, view details
  • January 2022 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 01/2022, view details
  • January 2024 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 01/2024, view details
  • March 2020 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 03/2020, view details
  • March 2021 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 03/2021, view details
  • March 2022 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 03/2022, view details
  • March 2024 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 03/2024, view details
  • Medicare Copayments for Critical Access Hospital Outpatient Services - 2009 Update, 12/2011, view details
  • Medicare Copayments for Critical Access Hospital Outpatient Services - Update, 06/2016, view details
  • Medicare Payment Basics: Accountable Care Organizations Payment Systems, 10/2023, view details
  • Medicare Payment Basics: Ambulance Services Payment System, 10/2023, view details
  • Medicare Payment Basics: Critical Access Hospitals Payment System, 10/2023, view details
  • Medicare Payment Basics: Durable Medical Equipment Payment System, 10/2023, view details
  • Medicare Payment Basics: Federally Qualified Health Center and Rural Health Clinic Payment Systems, 10/2023, view details
  • Medicare Payment Basics: Home Health Care Services Payment System, 10/2023, view details
  • Medicare Payment Basics: Hospice Services Payment System, 10/2023, view details
  • Medicare Payment Basics: Hospital Acute Inpatient Services Payment System, 10/2023, view details
  • Medicare Payment Basics: Inpatient Psychiatric Facilities Services Payment System, 10/2023, view details
  • Medicare Payment Basics: Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities Payment System, 10/2023, view details
  • Medicare Payment Basics: Long-term Care Hospitals Payment System, 10/2023, view details
  • Medicare Payment Basics: Medicare Advantage Program Payment System, 10/2023, view details
  • Medicare Payment Basics: Outpatient Dialysis Services Payment System, 10/2023, view details
  • Medicare Payment Basics: Outpatient Hospital Services Payment System, 10/2023, view details
  • Medicare Payment Basics: Part D Payment System, 10/2023, view details
  • Medicare Payment Basics: Physician and Other Health Professional Payment System, 10/2023, view details
  • Medicare Payment Basics: Skilled Nursing Facility Services Payment System, 10/2023, view details
  • Medicare's Prospective Payment System for Inpatient Psychiatric Facilities at 15 Years, 04/2022, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Interim Final Rule on Durable Medical Equipment Fee Schedule Adjustments, 07/2018, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on Conditions of Participation (CoPs) for Rural Emergency Hospitals and Critical Access Hospital CoP Updates, 07/2022, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on Contract Year 2021 and 2022 Policy and Technical Changes to Medicare Advantage and Part D, 04/2020, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on Hospice for FY 2020, 06/2019, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment and Ambulatory Surgical Center Payment Systems and Quality Reporting Programs for CY 2021, 10/2020, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment and Ambulatory Surgical Center Payment Systems and Quality Reporting Programs for CY 2022, 09/2021, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on Medicare Shared Savings Program ACOs, 10/2018, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the CY 2019 Home Health PPS Update and 2020 Case Mix Refinements, 08/2018, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the CY 2020 Home Health PPS Update and Home Infusion Therapy, 08/2019, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the End-Stage Renal Disease Payment System Update for FY 2024, 08/2023, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the ESRD PPS for CY 2021, 09/2020, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the ESRD PPS for CY 2022, 08/2021, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the ESRD PPS Update for CY 2023, 08/2022, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Home Health Prospective Payment System for CY 2021, 08/2020, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Home Health Prospective Payment System for CY 2023, 08/2022, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Home Health Prospective Payment System for FY 2024, 08/2023, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Hospital Inpatient PPS and the Long-term Care Hospital PPS for FY 2021, 07/2020, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Hospital Inpatient PPS and the Long-term Care Hospital PPS for FY 2022, 06/2021, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Hospital Inpatient PPS and the Long-term Care Hospital PPS for FY 2023, 06/2022, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Hospital Inpatient PPS for FY 2024, 06/2023, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment System and the Long-term Care Hospital Prospective Payment System for FY 2020, 06/2019, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Inpatient Psychiatric Facility PPS for FY 2023, 05/2022, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility PPS for FY 2020, 06/2019, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility PPS for FY 2021, 05/2020, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility PPS for FY 2023, 05/2022, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Outpatient Prospective Payment System for FY 2024, 09/2023, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Payment System for Inpatient Psychiatric Facilities for FY 2024, 06/2023, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Payment System for Inpatient Psychiatric Facilities for FY 2025, 05/2024, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Payment Systems for Hospital Outpatient Departments and Ambulatory Surgical Centers for 2023, 09/2022, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Physician Fee Schedule and Other Revisions to Part B for CY 2019, 09/2018, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Physician Fee Schedule and Other Revisions to Part B for CY 2021, 10/2020, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Physician Fee Schedule and Other Revisions to Part B for CY 2022, 09/2021, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Physician Fee Schedule and Other Revisions to Part B for CY 2023, 09/2022, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Physician Prospective Payment System for FY 2024, 09/2023, view details
  • MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Skilled Nursing Facility PPS for FY 2020, 06/2019, view details
  • MedPAC Data Book: Health Care Spending and the Medicare Program, 2023, 07/2023, view details
  • MedPAC Payment Basics, 10/2023, view details
  • MedPAC Report to Congress: Aligning Incentives in Medicare, June 2010, 06/2010, view details
  • MedPAC Report to Congress: Regional Variation in Medicare Service Use, 01/2011, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Increasing the Value of Medicare, 06/2006, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Issues in a Modernized Medicare Program, 2005, 06/2005, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare and the Health Care Delivery System, June 2013, 06/2013, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare and the Health Care Delivery System, June 2014, 06/2014, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare and the Health Care Delivery System, June 2015, 06/2015, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare and the Health Care Delivery System, June 2016, 06/2016, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare and the Health Care Delivery System, June 2017, 06/2017, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare and the Health Care Delivery System, June 2018, 06/2018, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare and the Health Care Delivery System, June 2019, 06/2019, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare and the Health Care Delivery System, June 2020, 06/2020, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare and the Health Care Delivery System, June 2021, 06/2021, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare and the Health Care Delivery System, June 2022, 06/2022, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare and the Health Care Delivery System, June 2023, 06/2023, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare in Rural America, 2001, 06/2001, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy, 2003, 03/2003, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy, 2004, 03/2004, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy, 2005, 03/2005, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy, 2006, 03/2006, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy, 2007, 03/2007, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy, 2008, 03/2008, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy, 2009, 03/2009, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy, 2010, 03/2010, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy, 2011, 03/2011, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy, 2012, 03/2012, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy, 2013, 03/2013, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy, 2014, 03/2014, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy, 2015, 03/2015, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy, 2016, 03/2016, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy, 2017, 03/2017, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy, 2018, 03/2018, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy, 2019, 03/2019, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy, 2020, 03/2020, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy, 2021, 03/2021, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy, 2022, 03/2022, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy, 2023, 03/2023, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy, 2024, 03/2024, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy: Home Health Care Services: Chapter 7, 03/2024, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy: Hospice Services: Chapter 9, 03/2024, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy: Hospital Inpatient and Outpatient Services: Chapter 3, 03/2019, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy: Mandated Report: Rural Emergency Hospitals: Chapter 15, 03/2024, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy: Skilled Nursing Facility Services: Chapter 6, 03/2024, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Physician Supervision Requirements in Critical Access Hospitals and Small Rural Hospitals, 12/2017, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Promoting Greater Efficiency in Medicare, 06/2007, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Reforming the Delivery System, 06/2008, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Regional Variation in Medicare Part A, Part B, and Part D Spending and Service Use, 09/2017, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Rural Payment Provisions in the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003, 12/2006, view details
  • MedPAC Report to the Congress: Variation and Innovation in Medicare, 06/2003, view details
  • MedPAC Response to a Congressional Request for Information on Improving Access to Health Care in Rural and Underserved Areas, 09/2023, view details
  • The Need to Reform Medicare's Payments to Skilled Nursing Facilities Is as Strong as Ever, 01/2015, view details
  • November 2020 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 11/2020, view details
  • November 2023 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 11/2023, view details
  • October 2020 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 10/2020, view details
  • October 2023 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 10/2023, view details
  • Potential Refinements to Medicare's Wage Indexes for Hospitals and Other Sectors, 06/2007, view details
  • Report to Congress: Overview of the 340B Drug Pricing Program, 05/2015, view details
  • September 2020 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 09/2020, view details
  • September 2022 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 09/2022, view details
  • September 2023 MedPAC Meeting Transcript, 09/2023, view details
  • Serving Rural Medicare Beneficiaries, 06/2012, view details
  • Updated Simulation of a Prospective Payment System for Post-Acute Care, 06/2023, view details
  • Using Population-Based Outcome Measures to Assess the Impact of Telehealth Expansion on Medicare Beneficiaries' Access to Care and Quality of Care, 06/2023, view details