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Last Modified: 7/31/2020 Location: FL, PR, USVI Business: Part A

Rehabilitation and therapy providers FAQ

Q: Are comprehensive outpatient and rehabilitation facilities (CORF) or outpatient physical therapy providers (OPT) still required to file a cost report?
A: Cost reporting requirements have been eliminated for CORFs and OPTs where 100 percent of the services are reimbursed on a fee schedule basis. Community mental health centers (CMHCs) must continue to file cost reports in accordance with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) website, Medicare Provider Reimbursement Manual Part 2 (PRM 15-2), Provider Cost Reporting Forms and Instructions, Chapter 1, Section 133 external link.
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