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IRF Payment and Coverage Policies: FY 2019 Final Rule Call
Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility

When: Thursday, November 15, 2018, from 1:30 to 3 pm ET

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During this call, learn about changes finalized in the FY 2019 Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility (IRF) Prospective Payment System final rule, including:

  • Revisions to coverage criteria
  • Removal of the Functional Independence Measure (FIM) and Associated Function Modifiers from the IRF - Patient Assessment Instrument
  • Refinements to the case mix classification

Prior to the call, participants are encouraged to review the Medicare Benefit Policy Manual, Chapter 1, Section 110. A question and answer session follows the presentation; however, attendees may email questions in advance to with “November 15 Call” in the subject line. These questions may be addressed during the call or used for other materials following the call.

Target Audience: IRF providers.

For More Information: Visit the IRF PPS webpage.

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