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Top Five Takeaways from MedPAC’s Meeting on Medicare Issues and Policy Developments – September 2018

The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (“MedPAC”) met in Washington, D.C., on September 6-7, 2018. The purpose of this and other public meetings of MedPAC is for the commissioners to analyze existing challenges and issues within the Medicare program and to provide future policy recommendations to Congress. MedPAC issues these recommendations in two annual reports, one in March and another in June. These meetings offer a comprehensive perspective on the current state of Medicare as well as future outlooks for the program.

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Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 – Potential Impact on Hospitals

House Republican leaders introduced legislation on Monday, finalizing a two-year budget agreement between Congressional leaders and the White House. This legislation is currently being considered and may be up for a vote as early as Wednesday on the bipartisan budget deal.

Hospitals should note the language in Section 603 (which is on pages 35-39 of the draft bill) codifies the definition of a “provider-based off-campus hospital outpatient department” (PBD HOPD) as a location that is not on the main campus of a hospital and is located more 250 yards from the main campus. 

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Week of January 23, 2012 on ILN Today – Roundup!

It’s time for another roundup here on a rainy Friday morning in New Jersey!

Once again we’re seeing some excellent content coming out of our member firms from around the world – I highly recommend checking out these articles and blog posts. I’m switching over entirely to a top 10 each week, so without further ado, here’s your roundup for this week!

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PPS ready or PPS worried?

The new Personal Property Security regime commences on 30 January 2012.

Some businesses are not ready, but Gadens has the solution.  read more…

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PPS start date announced

On 13 December 2011 it was announced that the PPS regime will commence on Monday, 30 January 2012.  read more…
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