FY 2012 Changes to the Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment Systems for Acute Care Hospitals and the Long Term Care Hospital Prospective Payment System and FY 2012 Rates

Docket ID: CMS-2011-0053
Agency: Centers for Medicare Medicaid Services (CMS)
Parent Agency: Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
This rule revises the Medicare hospital inpatient and long-term care hospital prospective payment systems for operating and capital-related costs. This rule implements changes arising from our continuing experience with these systems.
RIN: 0938-AQ24
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 42 CFR 412
Priority: Economically Significant
UA and Regulatory Plan Information open glossary dialog  
Publication Period: Fall 2011
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Completed Action
Major Rule: Yes
Legal Authorities: sec 1886(d) of the Social Security Act, PL 111-148 secs 3004, 3025
Government Levels Affected: No
Federalism Implications: No
Unfunded Mandates: No
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: Business
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Energy Effects: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
Legal Deadline
ActionDateFR Citation
NPRM05/05/201176 FR 25788
NPRM Comment Period End06/20/2011
Final Action08/18/201176 FR 51476
Docket Details open glossary dialog  
Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Type: Rulemaking

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Jun 20, 2011 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 05/05/2011
ID: CMS-2011-0053-0002
Comment Period Closed
May 05, 2011 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 04/19/2011
ID: CMS-2011-0053-0001
Comment Period Closed
Posted: 09/26/2011
ID: CMS-2011-0053-0301
Comment Period Closed
Posted: 08/18/2011
ID: CMS-2011-0053-0300

Supporting Documents

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Comments Received*
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Agency Contact
Ankit Patel
Health Insurance Specialist, Division of Acute Care
Hospital and Ambulatory Policy Group Mail Stop, C4-25-11 7500 Security Boulevard
Baltimore, MD 21244
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