CHA News Article

Fee Schedule Adjustments Posted for HOPDs, Ambulatory Surgical Centers

The Division of Workers’ Compensation has adjusted the fee schedules for hospital outpatient departments and ambulatory surgical centers to conform to Medicare payment changes that will take effect June 1. The attached order outlines the adjustments, which address changes due to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ fiscal year 2017 inpatient prospective payment system and outpatient prospective payment system final rules. The new rates will apply to visits and procedures rendered on or after June 1. For more information, visit www.dir.ca.gov/DWC/OMFS9904.htm#6 or contact DWCFeeSchedule@dir.ca.gov.

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