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8.5.2005

Skilled Nursing Facility Prospective Payment System Final Rule Mandates RUG Refinements

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On August 4, 2005, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (“CMS”) released its final rule updating the Skilled Nursing Facility (“SNF”) Prospective Payment System (“PPS”) for fiscal year 2006. The final rule contains a number of policy changes that could affect future reimbursement rates. View full article (PDF).