Capital Building ACCT

CMS Releases Proposed IPPS, LTCH Rules

CMS released the Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 Medicare Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) and Long Term Acute Care Hospital (LTCH) Prospective Payment System proposed rule last week. The rule overall is expected to increase total Medicare spending on inpatient hospital services by $4.7 billion in FY 2020, and long-term acute care payments are projected…

Read article