Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services: Medicare Program; Prospective Payment System and Consolidated Billing for Skilled Nursing Facilities--Update
GAO-03-1087R: Aug 8, 2003
- Full Report:
GAO reviewed the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' (CMS) new rule on the prospective payment system and consolidated billing for skilled nursing facilities. GAO noted that: (1) the rule would update the payment rates used under the prospective payment system for skilled nursing facilities; and (2) CMS complied with applicable requirements in promulgating the rule.