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Regulation No.
Medicare Program; Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility Prospective Payment System for Federal Fiscal Year 2019
Publication Date

This rule can be downloaded from here - CMS-1688-P

The associated files to this rule, as described below, can be downloaded from here - FY 2019 Proposed Rule Data Files.

  • IRF Wage Index Proposed Rule (83 FR 20972)
    These files contain the proposed urban and rural Core-Based Statistical Area FY 2019 IRF wage index tables.

  • IRF Rate Setting Proposed Rule (83 FR 20972)
    This file contains data for each of the 1,124 inpatient rehabilitation facilities used to estimate the proposed policy updates in the proposed inpatient rehabilitation prospective payment system regulation. The proposed methodology used to update the payment data is described in detail in the proposed rule.

  • Case-Mix Groups, Relative Weights, and Average Length Of Stay 
    Values used in the proposed rule (83 FR 20972) and the standard deviations from the average lengths of stay