• August 19, 2016
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released its fiscal year (FY) 2017 Medicare inpatient prospective payment system (PPS)/long-term care hospital (LTCH) PPS final rule. Join this live discussion from 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 19, to learn about the quality measurement and payment policy changes in this rule.

Topics of discussion include, but are not limited to:

  • Operating and capital payment rate updates
  • Removal of two-midnight policy payment reduction
  • Medicare Outpatient Observation Notice (MOON)
  • Documentation and coding adjustment
  • Medicare disproportionate share hospital (DSH) payments
  • Outlier payments
  • Updates to the VBP, readmission reduction, and hospital-acquired condition reduction programs
  • Inpatient Quality Reporting changes
  • Long-term care hospital payment and quality changes

This Advisor Live® presentation is open to the public.
HIMSS Continuing Education credits are available.



  • Danielle Lloyd, MPH., vice president, policy & advocacy, deputy director DC office, Premier Inc.
  • Aisha Pittman, MPH, director of quality policy & analysis, Premier Inc.


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