2015 - Medicare

Medicare  |   HIT 
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Payment Update: Hospitals (Inpatient and Outpatient), Inpatient Psychiatric, IRFs, and LTCHs. Requires market basket minus 0.2%.
Hospice. Requires market basket minus 0.3%.
Full Productivity Adjustment. Home Health.
Payment Adjustment for Conditions Acquired in Hospitals. Starting in FY 2015, hospitals in the top 25th percentile of rates of hospital acquired conditions for certain high-cost and common conditions would be subject to a payment penalty under Medicare.