Keyword: Inpatient Prospective Payment System
The Trump administration has released its annual rule governing payments to inpatient providers.
The number of hospitals adopting and reporting electronic clinical quality measures is rising, The Joint Commission says. The key: engaging doctors.
Hospitals will get a two-week extension to report 2016 eCQM data, CMS announced.
Hospital clinical staff are often in touch with their patients--but the business and billing offices are woefully out of it.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has finalized a 1.5 percent reduction in payments to acute care providers, a move aimed to correct overpayments.