Webconference Recording

Medicare Payment Update: Proposed Rule for Hospital Outpatient Payments for CY 2018

About the Webconference

CMS' latest proposed Outpatient Prospective Payment System rule includes a $900 million cut for drugs purchased under the 340B program—reducing a significant source of funding for safety-net providers.

Register for this webconference to examine CMS’s changes to hospital outpatient and ambulatory surgical center payments in CY 2018, including standard updates to payment structure, payment rates, quality updates, and the broader implications of these changes.

You'll learn about CMS's changes to:

  • Hospital outpatient payment rates
  • Structure of outpatient payment
  • Outpatient quality reporting

Presenter: Kenna Hawes and Jamie Landsman 

Additional Resources:

  • Outpatient Quality Measures Cheat Sheet
  • ASC Quality Measures Cheat Sheet