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New Medicare PPS for Federally Qualified Health Centers: Operational Requirements
Federally Qualified Health Centers

As required by Section 10501 of the Affordable Care Act, Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) will transition to a Prospective Payment System (PPS) beginning on October 1, 2014. This MLN Connects™ National Provider Call provides information on operational requirements of the new payment system.

When: Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Time:    1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Eastern Time

Target Audience: FQHCs and other interested stakeholders.


  • Review of the new Medicare PPS methodology
  • Billing and claims processing, including:
    • Specific payment codes (FQHC visit “G codes”)
    • Detailed HCPCS billing
    • Revenue codes
  • Cost Reporting
  • Question & Answer

Call Materials:
Presentation [PDF, 1MB] .

Audio Recording [ZIP, 18MB]

Written Transcript [PDF, 475KB]

To register for an MLN Connects National Provider Call, please visit the CMS MLN Connects Upcoming Calls registration website.

Registration Assistance:

For More Information:
Visit the Federally Qualified Health Center PPS web page for more information.