IPPS rate impact analysis
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued the fiscal year 2023 Medicare Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) and Long-Term Care Hospital final rule, affecting inpatient discharges from Oct. 1, 2022 through Sept. 30, 2023.
This rule impacts key areas of reimbursement, including:
- Operating payments
- MS-DRG weights
- Wage index
- Medicare disproportionate share (DSH)
- Medical education
- Quality programs
You can find more information about the FY 2023 Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment System Final Rule here.
Our reimbursement team is in the process of analyzing the various changes within the final rule and compiling hospital-specific computations of the proposed rule. We offer a complimentary hospital-specific analysis for any interested providers seeking to stay ahead of the curve. Simply input your provider numbers in the adjacent form, and we’ll send you back a reimbursement forecast.
If you have any questions related to the IPPS final rule or our analysis, please contact either of our industry experts below.