The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has released the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment (OPP) rule proposing a conversion factor of $83.697 for hospitals meeting facility quality reporting requirements.
Many provisions in the proposed rule takes steps that would allow hospitals to operate with better flexibility and patients to have what they need to make informed decisions on where they receive care. An overview of the Hospital Outpatient Department (HOPD) audiology payments is available.
The proposed rule can be downloaded from the Federal Register.
Updated Guidance November 9, 2022 Late November 1, 2022, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued the Final Rule on the 2023 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS). The Academy has compiled a chart of 2023 reimbursement values for audiology codes, available here. This Final Rule contains significant provisions for the delivery of audiology services….
On November 1, 2022, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a pre-release notice of final rule-making for the CY 2023 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Rule (MPFS). The notice will be final upon publication in the Federal Register. CMS also has provided a Fact Sheet that references significant changes for the provision of…
Late November 1, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued the final rule on the 2023 Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS). Under this rule, CMS finalizes a 3.8 percent increase in the OPPS payment rate for 2023, for those hospitals that meet quality reporting requirements. The OPPS provides technical component (TC) reimbursement…