CMS releases final rule for ESRD PPS QIP CY 2016

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the final rule that updates and makes revisions to the End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Prospective Payment System (PPS) for calendar year (CY) 2016. The rule also sets forth requirements for the ESRD Quality Incentive Program (QIP), including for PYs 2017 through 2019.  The rule can be viewed here.  A summary of the final rule can be viewed on the NRAA Members only webpage.  Click here for a fact sheet from CMS.  
 
The NRAA Advocacy and PAC Committee will be hosting a teleconference (open to all NRAA members) to review the impact of CMS' final rule.  Visit the NRAA members only page to learn more.