New COVID-19 Policies for IPPS Hospitals, LTCHs, and IRFs due to Provisions of the CARES Act – Revised

MLN Matters Number: SE20015 Revised
Article Release Date: August 17, 2020

Note: CMS revised this article on August 17, 2020, to add an update regarding the implementation of Section 3710 of the CARES Act for IPPS hospitals to address potential Medicare program integrity risks. All other information is unchanged.

SE 20015 describes certain provisions of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act that relate to Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) hospitals, Long-Term Care Hospitals (LTCHs), and Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities (IRFs). These provisions are Sections 3710 and 3711 of the CARES Act.

View the complete CMS Medicare Learning Network (MLN) Matters (SE)20015.


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