CHA News Article

Upcoming Forum to Address IRF Comorbidity Tiers

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will hold a special open door forum to solicit stakeholder input on updating the inpatient rehabilitation facility (IRF) comorbidity tiers. The tiers are used to calculate Medicare payments for IRF services and were last updated in federal fiscal years 2016 and 2017. The call will be held June 16 from 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (PT); to join, dial (866) 778-8325 and enter identification number 77742091. Additional information is available on the CMS website