FY 2021 IPPS and LTCH PPS Changes – Revised

MLN Matters Number: MM11879 Revised
Related CR Release Date: January 15, 2021
Related CR Transmittal Number: R10571CP
Related Change Request (CR) Number:11879
Effective Date: October 1, 2020
Implementation Date: October 5, 2020

Note: CMS revised this article, which changed the 25th percentile wage index value from 0.8465 to 0.8649. CMS made this change in red print on page 4 of the article. CMS also changed the CR release date, transmittal number, and the web address of the CR. All other information is the same.

CR 11879 provides the Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 update to the Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) and Long-Term Care Hospital (LTCH) Prospective Payment System (PPS). Please make sure your billing staffs are aware of these updates.

View the complete CMS Medicare Learning Network (MLN) Matters (MM)11879.


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