TITLE

Final OPPS rule issued

PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
AHA News;11/12/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 23, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the 2008 outpatient prospective payment system (PPS) final rule issued by the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). There are some proposed changes in the final rule such as the denial of necessary provider critical access hospitals (CAH) to enter into co-location arrangements with other hospitals. The changes made to the 2008 inpatient PPS rule are cited.
ACCESSION #
27789043

 

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