Tag: rebasing

CMS releases finalized home health PPS rule

The Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released the finalized prospective payment system rule for 2017. The final rule cuts Medicare reimbursement to home health agencies slightly less than the proposed rule did earlier this year—now by $130 million as opposed to $180 million. The final rule implements the fourth and final year […]

2014 SNF Proposed Rule Analysis: Revising and rebasing the SNF market basket

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released a proposed rule that is proposing to rebase and revise the SNF market basket for 2014 and subsequent years to reflect more recent data. The current SNF market basket reflects data from 2004 and CMS is proposing to revise and update the SNF market basket […]