CMS Releases Proposed Rule Updating Payment Policies and Rates Under the ESRD Prospective Payment System

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule on Friday, June 24 that would “update payment policies and rates under the End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Prospective Payment System (PPS) for renal dialysis services furnished to beneficiaries on or after January 1, 2017.”  You can find an analysis prepared jointly by Mehlman Castagnetti Rosen & Thomas and Kasper Cardinale Consulting in the Member's Only Section
 

CMS Proposed Updates to Policies and Payment Rates for ESRD PPS, QIP, AKI, and CEC Walkthrough

On July 12, at 3:00pm ET, NRAA will be conducting a Webinar to walkthrough the recent CMS proposed rule that would update payment policies and rates under the End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Prospective Payment System (PPS) for renal dialysis services furnished to beneficiaries on or before January 1, 2017. This rule proposes new quality measures to improve the quality of care by dialysis facilities treating patients with end-stage renal disease. 

The webinar will be conducted by Lauren Aronson from NRAA’s Legislative Counsel, Mehlman Castagnetti, Rosen & Thomas, and Kara Cardinale from Kasper Cardinale Consulting, LLC.

Registration is available to NRAA members only.  Visit the NRAA members only page to register.