Medicare covers 15 percent of Illinoisans, resulting in a significant patient population for many Illinois hospitals. IHA analyzes the impacts of policy changes on hospitals and patients.
This version of the IHA workbook addresses the provisions of both the CY 2018 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule and the CY 2018 MACRA QPP final rules.
IHA has developed a Summary Table highlighting the major provisions affecting Medicare payments for various levels of services in 2018.
CMS published a Hospice Final Rule addressing Medicare hospice service payments
Information on firms that are filing Medicare group appeals on behalf of IPPS hospitals across the country.