CMS Bundled Payments: An Overview of the Latest Proposed Episode Payment Models including Cardiovascular Care and Changes to CJR

On July 25th 2016 The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed ruling which introduces three new episode payment models (EPMs) for Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI), Coronary Artery Bypass Grafts (CABG) and Surgical Hip/Femur Fracture Treatment (SHFFT).  The proposal also included a Cardiac Rehabilitation (CR) incentive payment model and changes to the currently active Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacements (CJR).  Join us for an overview of the proposed ruling and CJR changes, and how hospitals should be preparing now for the go-live date of July 1st, 2017.  

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AHRMM 1 Hour from October 14, 2016