January 29, 2014
On January 27, SNMMI submitted comments to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on the CY 2014 HOPPS & MPFS Final Rules. The Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (HOPPS) and the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) set the reimbursement rates for hospitals and physicians. Each year, CMS releases the proposed rule for the following calendar year in July and the final rule in November.
The HOPPS comment letter covered the follwing issues:
The MPFS comment letter covered the follwing issues:
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