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Archived Webinar: CMS Final 2020 Outpatient Prospective Payment System & Physician Fee Schedule Rules: What You Need to Know
ACCC members were invited to join legal experts and their ACCC colleagues for a one-hour overview and discussion about the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) final CY 2020 OPPS and PFS rules. The webinar covered key proposals the agency has finalized under the OPPS that will affect next year’s payments for 340B hospitals, excepted off-campus provider-based departments (PBDs), as well as updates to the administration's pricing transparency and drug pricing reform efforts. A recording of this webinar, presentation slides, and rule summaries are available to ACCC members.
ACCC members can access summaries of the final rules here. [Requires Login] Also available, a summary of selected provisions of the CY2020 Hospital Price Transparency Requirements for Hospitals to Make Standard Charges Public final rule. [Requires Login]
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Archived Webinar: What You Need to Know about CMS' Final 2018 OPPS & PFS Rules
Legal experts present a one-hour (ACCC members-only) discussion about the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) final 2018 OPPS and PFS rules. The agency's proposals under the OPPS will bring significant changes to 2018 payments for 340B hospitals and new outpatient facilities. ACCC members can access the recorded webinar, presentation slides, and rule summaries for in-depth analysis of the final rule. [Login Required] Webinar originally presented on November 29, 2017.
ACCC Holds Webinar to Review CMS Proposed Changes
ACCC held a webinar on Wednesday, August 9, 2017, with Hogan Lovells to review CMS’ 2018 Proposed Rules for the Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) and Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS).
Please utilize your MyNetwork log-in to access the slides and proposed rule summaries here.