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Payment System Regulation Description Links and Resources
Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) and Long-Term Care Hospital (LTCH) Regulation to update Medicare payment policies and rates under the IPPS and LTCH PPS.
Outpatient Prospective Payment (OPPS) and Ambulatory Surgical Center Payment Systems (ASC) and Quality Reporting Programs Regulation to update Medicare payment policies and rates under the OPPS and ASC PPS.
Physician Fee Schedule Regulations to update payment policies and rates under the Physician Fee Schedule.
Medicaid Fiscal Accountability  Regulations to establish new reporting requirements for states to provide CMS with information on supplemental payments to Medicaid providers.
Hospital COVID-19 Data Reporting Regulations to strengthen CMS’ ability to enforce compliance with Medicare and Medicaid requirements in hospital and critical access hospital Conditions of Participation, long-term care facility requirements for reporting information related to coronavirus disease 2019, and establishes requirements on COVID-19 test reporting and testing of facility residents and staff.


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