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CMS to Host Second Call on Hospital Appeals Settlement

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will host an additional National Provider Call about its administrative agreement for denied inpatient status claims on Oct. 9 from 10:30 a.m. – noon (PT). The call, which is a follow-up to CMS’ Sept. 9 call, will include an update on the hospital appeals settlements and provide hospitals with an opportunity for an open question-and-answer session with CMS. CMS has posted a transcript and audio recording of the Sept. 9 call on its website. CMS urges hospitals to submit questions prior to the call via email at To register for the Oct. 9 call, visit