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FY 2018 Medicare Inpatient Prospective Payment System Final Rule Released

CMS has issued the final rule for the fiscal year (FY) 2018 Update to the Medicare Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS). The rule outlines the general IPPS payment update, addresses changes to the payment methodology for Disproportionate Share Hospitals (DSH) and makes changes to the Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting Program and Hospital Value-Based Purchasing Program.