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Date
2015-09-18
Event
Hospital Inpatient and LTCH PPS FY 2016 Final Rule
Topic
Long-Term Care

When: Friday, September 18, 2015

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

Description: 
On July 31, CMS issued a final rule to update FY 2016 Medicare payment policies and rates under the Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) and the Long-Term Care Acute Care Hospital (LTCH) Prospective Payment System (PPS). The final rule will apply to approximately 3,400 acute care hospitals and 435 LTCHs. It will affect discharges occurring on or after October 1, 2015. This MLN Connects® National Provider Call will provide an overview of the major provisions in the final rule. The call also provides details on the quality initiatives included in the final rule. A question and answer session follows the presentation.

Target Audience: Hospital inpatient and long-term acute care providers and other interested stakeholders.

Call Materials: 
Slide Presentation [PDF, 696KB]

Resources [PDF, 258KB]

Audio Recording [ZIP, 14MB]

Written Transcript [PDF, 469KB]

Post-Call Clarification [PDF, 141KB]

Registration: 
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