An overview of the PPS for hospital outpatient services, some Part B services furnished to hospital inpatients who have no Part A coverage, and hospitalization services furnished by community mental health centers.
This article is for outpatient prospective payment system (OPPS) providers that have multiple service locations submitting claims to A/B Medicare administrative contractors (MACs). This article was revised March 24, 2020, to announce a delay until further notice to the activation of systematic validation edits for OPPS providers with multiple service locations. [SE 19007]
Here is an overview of the payment process for an inpatient psychiatric facility, also referred to as a TEFRA (Tax Equity and Fiscal Responsibility Act) facility.
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