DSH Rate Year 2018 Determination Rates

September 29, 2017

Memorandum

The Department of Healthcare and Family Services (HFS) has posted the Rate Year 2018 (October 1, 2017 – September 30, 2018) Disproportionate Share (DSH), Medicaid Percentage Adjustment (MPA) and Medicaid High Volume Adjustment (MHVA) determination and rates on its website. Click here for the notice and click here for hospital notification letters. HFS will not be mailing out these notification letters.

HFS has also posted the Federal Fiscal Year 2018 Safety Net Hospital Determination on its website. Click here for the notice and click here for the list of qualifying hospitals.

Appeals must be made in accordance with Section 148.310(b) and (f) of the 89 Illinois Administrative Code. All appeals must be made in writing no later than 30 days from the date of this letter for Rate Year 2018. Appeals must be submitted in writing and must be received or postmarked no later than Monday, Oct. 30, 2017. HFS will not accept hospital logs as supporting documentation for appeals.