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CMS Posts IRF Call Recording and Transcript

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has posted an audio recording and written transcript from a May 31 provider call on inpatient rehabilitation facility (IRF) prospective payment system coverage requirements. CMS personnel presented an overview of the coverage requirements for IRF admissions that went into effect Jan. 1, 2010, and answered questions from providers. The recording and transcript are available on the CMS website at