Medicare Payment Update: Final Rule for Hospital Outpatient Payments for CY 2018
Many providers are wondering how their Medicare reimbursement will change next year under the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System and ASC Fee Schedule.
In this webconference we discussed CMS's changes to hospital outpatient and ambulatory surgical center payments in CY 2018. We paid special attention to CMS's discussions of outpatient total knee replacement, reducing drug reimbursement under the 340B program, reducing payments to certain non-excepted outpatient providers, and more.
You'll hear about CMS's changes to:
- Hospital outpatient payment rates
- Structure of outpatient payment
- Outpatient quality reporting