Inpatient PPS & Long-Term Care Hospital (LTCH) PPS Changes – FY2016
From: CMS MLN Articles – MM9253 – 12/29/15
This MLN Article contains a concise summary of the new IP PPS payment rates effective for FFY2016. It is a very useful document to keep close by.
Provider Action Needed
Policy changes for FY 2016 IPPS and LTCH PPS will cover services effective for hospital discharges occurring on or after October 1, 2015, through September 30, 2016, unless otherwise noted. Not adhering to these new policies could affect payment of Medicare claims.