Inpatient Psychiatric Facilities Prospective Payment System (IPF PPS) Updates for Fiscal Year (FY) 2022

MLN Matters Number: MM12417 Revised
Related CR Release Date: October 5, 2021
Related CR Transmittal Number: R11039CP
Related Change Request (CR) Number: 12417
Effective Date: October 1, 2021
Implementation Date: October 4, 2021

Note: CMS revised this Article due to a revised CR 12417, which corrected the fixed dollar loss threshold amount to $16,040. CMS changed the CR release date, transmittal number, and the web address of the CR. CMS shows the revised fixed dollar loss threshold amount in dark red font on page 3. All other information remains the same.

CR 12417 is for Inpatient Psychiatric Facilities (IPFs) submitting claims to Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) for services they provide to Medicare patients.

Make sure that your billing staff knows about the changes that apply to discharges occurring from October 1, 2021, through September 30, 2022.

View the complete CMS Medicare Learning Network (MLN) Matters (MM)12417.

            Last Updated Thu, 07 Oct 2021 14:23:22 +0000