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PPS (Prospective payment system)

Modified: 10/10/2019
This Interactive Cost Outlier Tool is provided to assist you in determining the proper billing of your inpatient prospective payment (IPPS) outlier claims.
Modified: 10/10/2019
An overview for both the operating and capital-related costs of hospital inpatient stays in long-term care hospitals (LTCHs) under Medicare Part A based on prospectively set rates.
Modified: 10/3/2019
The Social Security Act set a system of payment for the operating costs of acute care hospital inpatient stays under Medicare Part A (hospital insurance) based on prospectively set rates.
Modified: 10/3/2019
An overview of the PPS for inpatient rehabilitation hospitals and rehabilitation units -- referred to as inpatient rehabilitation facilities (IRFs).
Modified: 9/15/2019
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.
Modified: 9/11/2019
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 September 5, 2019, to announce a delay of full implementation until April 2020. [SE 19007]
Modified: 4/4/2019
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.
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