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Modified: 11/14/2017
This article provides information regarding how form CMS-2552-10 modified the application of the cost-to-charge ratio for hospital uncompensated and indigent care amounts reported on all FY 2014 and 2015 cost reports.
Modified: 11/10/2017
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has changed the wage index development timetable and has issued notification of the availability of FY 2019 wage index public use files (PUF).
Modified: 10/31/2017
Change request (CR) 10240 provides instructions for calculating interim rates for graduate medical education (GME) payments to new teaching hospitals. This article was revised October 30 to reflect the revised CR 10240 issued October 27. The CR was re-issued to revise several policy statements and to address how to handle certain impacted claims. [MM10240]
Modified: 10/26/2017
An extension has been issued for fiscal year (FY) 2014 and 2015 S-10 revisions from September 30, 2017, until January 2, 2018.
Modified: 10/25/2017
This article clarifies longstanding policy concerning reimbursement for a Medicare bad debt while the account is at a collection agency.
Modified: 10/2/2017
This special edition article summarizes revisions and clarifications to the instructions for the worksheet S-10 of the Medicare cost report.The article includes a summary of modifications and examples for uncompensated and indigent care data. [SE17031]
Modified: 9/14/2017
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has changed the wage index development timetable and has issued notification of the availability of FY 2018 wage index public use files (PUF).
Modified: 9/14/2017
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has developed a standardized provider-based designation checklist.
Modified: 1/5/2013
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