SSI/Medicare Beneficiary Data for Fiscal Year 2018 for IPPS Hospitals, IRFs, and LTCHs

MLN Matters Number: MM11679
Related CR Release Date: March 13, 2020
Related CR Transmittal Number: R2444OTN
Related Change Request (CR) Number: 11679
Effective Date: April 13, 2020
Implementation Date: April 13, 2020

CR 11679 provides updated data for determining the Disproportionate Share (DSH) adjustment for Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) hospitals and the low-income patient (LIP) adjustment for Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities (IRFs). It also updates payments as applicable for Long Term Care Hospitals (LTCHs) discharges (such as those paid the IPPS comparable amount under the short-stay outlier payment adjustment). The Supplemental Security Income (SSI)/Medicare beneficiary data for hospitals are available electronically and contain the name of the hospital, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) certification number, SSI days, total Medicare days, and the ratio of days for patients entitled to Medicare Part A attributable to SSI recipients.

View the complete CMS Medicare Learning Network (MLN) Matters (MM)11679.

            Last Updated Mon, 16 Mar 2020 11:47:16 +0000