General Question for the Week of December 12, 2016

General Compliance Question of the Week

Question:

Where can I find the status indicators for the OPPS codes and payments?

Answer:

At the following site, click on Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System Rulemaking: https://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Medicare-Fee-for-Service-Payment/HospitalOutpatientPPS/index.html. Scroll down under Related Links and you will see this file: 2017 Final Rule OPPS Addenda. After opening the file, look for Addendum D1, which is the list of the 2017 status indicators.

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