CMS releases CY 2017 Home Health Prospective Payment System Rate Update; Home Health Value-Based Purchasing Model; and Home Health Quality Reporting Requirements proposed rule. (6/27/16)
CMS releases End-Stage Renal Disease Prospective Payment System, Coverage and Payment for Renal Dialysis Services Furnished to Individuals with Acute Kidney Injury, End-Stage Renal Disease Quality Incentive Program, Durable Medical Equipment, etc. (6/24/16)
NASL files comments on the CY2017 SNF PPS Notice of Proposed Rulemaking. (6/20/16)
More than two dozen national and state organizations, including NASL, wrote to House and Senate leaders encouraging them to take up a bill that would delay the implementation of competitive bidding rates for medical devices in certain regions. Read more. (5/27/16)
CMS released the Prospective Payment System and Consolidated Billing for Skilled Nursing Facilities Proposed Rule for FY 2017. The proposed rule is available for public inspection here.
CMS released a large dataset called the Skilled Nursing Facility Utilization and Payment Public Use File (SNF PUF). The SNF PUF contains 5 tables: 1) aggregated information by provider, 2) aggregated information by provider and RUG, 3) aggregated information by RUG, 4) aggregated information by RUG and state, and 5) aggregated information on therapy minutes by provider. (3/10/16)
CMS SNF Quality Reporting Program Provider Training
June 21 and 22, 2016
Since CMS’ Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Quality Reporting Program (QRP) Provider Training this week in Atlanta is sold out, CMS will be streaming the training live here between 8:30am and 5:00pm EDT on June 21, and between 8:30am and 4:00pm ET on June 22. Materials for the training have been posted to the CMS website at the bottom of the page under Downloads.
October 16-18, 2016
Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center
Now accepting registrations:
NASL 27th Annual Meeting
NASL/AHCA Symposium on Rehabilitation Therapy ONLY
NASL Webinar: Countdown to IMPACT
May 25, 2016
Full Replay or Slides only. NASL member login required.