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Proposed OPPS Rule Holds Significant Changes
Health Leaders Media

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is proposing two major changes as part of the 2013 Outpatient Prospective Payment System proposed rule, released July 6. One has to do with how CMS proposes to calculate the relative weights of Ambulatory Payment Classifications. The other has to do with the reimbursement level for separately payable drugs and biologicals without pass-through status.