The Supplemental Security Income/Medicare Beneficiary Data for Fiscal Year 2017 for IPPS Hospitals, IRFs, and LTCHs

MLN Matters Number: MM11187
Related CR Release Date: March 29, 2019
Related CR Transmittal Number: R2271OTN
Related Change Request (CR) Number: 11187
Effective Date: April 29, 2019
Implementation Date: April 29, 2019

CR11187 provides MACs updated data they need to determine the Disproportionate Share (DSH) adjustment for Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) hospitals and the Low-Income Patient (LIP) adjustment for Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities (IRFs), as well as payments (as applicable) for Long Term Care Hospital (LTCH) discharges (for example, discharges that Medicare pays at the IPPS comparable amount under the short-stay outlier payment adjustment). Make sure that your billing staffs are aware of these changes.

View the complete CMS Medicare Learning Network (MLN) Matters (MM)11187.

Last Updated Apr 01, 2019