October 1, 2013

On August 19, 2013, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published the fiscal year (FY) 2014 Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment Systems (IPPS)/Long-term Care Hospital Prospective Payment Systems (LTCH PPS) final rule. Many changes implemented under the final rule will apply to discharges occurring on or after October 1, 2013, with the exception of the 2-midnight rule discussed in this alert.

To read the full Alert click here.