CMS releases proposed OPPS rule with 2.3% increase for hospitals

Brown, Steve
August 2001
AHA News;8/27/2001, Vol. 37 Issue 34, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the increase in Medicare payments for outpatient care effective January 1, 2002, under the proposed outpatient prospective payment system rule the United States Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Service issued. Goal the rule would achieve; Warning from the Advanced Medical Technology Association about the proposed cuts to pass-through payments for advanced outpatient technologies; Highlights of the proposed rule.


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