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Analyzing CMS’ 2023 Final Medicare Rule

In its 2023 final payment rule for ASCs and hospital outpatient departments (HOPD), the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) showed a willingness to advance policies that will drive volume to the ASC setting and save Medicare and its beneficiaries money.

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Effects of No Surprises Act in Year One

Per the No Surprises Act (NSA), the US Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will begin enforcing the full scope of good faith estimates (GFE)—the inclusion of data elements from co-providers and co-facilities—on January 1, 2023. ASCs will likely most often be considered a co-facility.

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Focus on Members

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Raghu Reddy

"Our leadership structure, teamwork and quality/risk management program . . ."

—Kelly O'Brien, Missoula Bone & Joint Surgery Center LLC

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Names in the News

Privado Health Names ASCA Board President as its COO

Privado Health, an ASC management and development company that launched on November 1, has named Mandy Hawkins, RN, CASC, CAIP, as its chief operating officer, according to a release.

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Business News

Vizient Partners with HANDLE Global

Vizient Inc. of Irving, Texas, entered into a strategic partnership with HANDLE Global to launch a capital asset management system for its members, according to a release.

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