SSI/Medicare Beneficiary Data for IPPS Hospitals, IRFs, and LTCH - Fiscal Year 2016

MLN Matters Number: MM10527
Related Change Request (CR) Number: 10527
Related CR Release Date: March 16, 2018
Effective Date: April 16, 2018
Related CR Transmittal Number: R2043OTN
Implementation Date: April 16, 2018

Change Request (CR) 10527 informs MACs about updated data for determining the disproportionate share adjustment for Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) hospitals and the low-income patient adjustment for Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities (IRFs), as well as payments, as applicable, for Long Term Care Hospital (LTCH) discharges (for example, discharges paid 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)10527.

Last Updated Mar 19, 2018