CHA News Article

CMS to Host IRF PPS Call

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will host a conference call May 31 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (PT) on the coverage requirements for the inpatient rehabilitation facility (IRF) prospective payment system. The call will address coverage requirements for IRF admissions that went into effect Jan. 1, 2010. CMS personnel will present an overview of the requirements and answer questions from providers. To register for the call, go to Presentation materials will be posted at least one day in advance at