Regulatory Advisory

CMS Issues Technical Corrections to FFY 2013 IPPS and LTCH PPS Final Rule

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has published a final rule, attached, correcting technical and typographical errors in the text of the final regulation updating payment rates and implementing policy changes to the Medicare inpatient prospective payment system (IPPS) and long-term-care hospital PPS for federal fiscal year 2013. The posting is routine, and corrections to the rule are printed as part of the complete final rule in the Federal Register.