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MedPAC Comment on CMS's Proposed Rule on the Hospital Inpatient PPS and the Long-term Care Hospital PPS for FY 2021

Description
Comments on a May 29, 2020, Federal Register proposed rule revising the hospital inpatient and long-term care hospital (LTCH) prospective payment systems. Discusses proposals to use commercial insurer data to set Medicare severity–diagnosis related group (MS–DRG) relative weights and adopt changes to geographic area delineations to establish hospital wage indexes for the IPPS and LTCH PPS.
Date
07/2020
Type
Document
Organization
Medicare Payment Advisory Commission
Tagged as
Healthcare business and finance · Hospitals · Inpatient care · Legislation and regulations · Long-term care · Medicare · Reimbursement and payment models