News & Analysis

June 1, 2015
Briefings on APCs

The 2016 OPPS proposed rule is likely to continue CMS' trend of expanded packaging and feature refinements and expansion of comprehensive APCs based on comments CMS has made in prior rules.

April 21, 2015
Medicare Insider

This week’s note is about the FY 2016 IPPS proposed rule. Click the link above for more information and an in-depth analysis. 

November 18, 2014
Medicare Insider

This week’s note is about Disproportionate Share Hospitals. Click the link above for more information and an in-depth analysis.

November 4, 2014
Medicare Insider

This week’s note is about FY 2015 IPPS payments for inpatient discharges. Click the link above for more information and an in-depth analysis.

November 1, 2014
Strategies for Healthcare Compliance

Quality measures, such as the Hospital Value-Based Purchasing (VBP) Program, the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program, and the Hospital-Acquired Condition (HAC) Reduction Program, form the basis of the 2015 IPPS final rule, released August 4.

October 14, 2014
Medicare Insider

This week’s note is about inpatient hospital stays during FY 2015. Click the link above for more information and an in-depth analysis.

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