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LeadingAge NY Comments on SNF PPS Rule

Letter covers Medicare payments, quality reporting, value-based purchasing, and regulatory relief.

June 26, 2017

Medicare

CMS Contemplates Major Changes in Nursing Home Part A Rates

LeadingAge NY memo summarizes new RCS-1 methodology that CMS is intending to propose as the basis for nursing home Medicare Part A reimbursement.

May 16, 2017

Medicare

CMS Issues Proposed SNF PPS Rule, Seeks Payment Reform Ideas

Proposal sets rates and makes further adjustments to quality reporting and value based payment programs.

May 1, 2017

Medicare

I-SNP Learning Opportunity

I-SNPs can be a source of improvement in resident care coordination and revenue. An audio conference scheduled for March 1st will help members gauge which homes are good candidates for I-SNP agreements and learn how to make the most of this opportunity. 

February 17, 2017

Medicare

IMPACT Act Learning Opportunity

The Medicare Learning Network has scheduled an educational session on the IMPACT Act requirements.

February 3, 2017

Medicare

Medicare Premiums and Deductibles Announced

CMS has published the 2017 premium and deductible amounts for Medicare Parts A and B.

November 15, 2016

Medicare

CMS Holding Call on Physician Payment Rule

Final Quality Payment Program Rule to be discussed on Nov. 15th audioconference.

October 25, 2016

Medicare

Social Security Benefit to Increase by 0.3 Percent

The Social Security Administration has confirmed that the 2017 Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) for Social Security beneficiaries will be 0.3 percent.

October 21, 2016

Medicare

LeadingAge NY Analysis of SNF PPS Final Rule

Memo lists Medicare Part A rates effective October 2017 and provides updates on other CMS initiatives included in the Final Rule.

August 29, 2016

Medicare

CMS to Increase SNF Rates by 2.4 Percent

Final Medicare SNF payment rule also addresses value-based purchasing and quality reporting.

August 9, 2016
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