Federal Health Policy Update for November 10

The following is the latest health policy news from the federal government for the week of November 7 to 10.  Some of the language used below is taken directly from government documents. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services CMS has published a notice advising teaching hospitals that they have until November 18 to ask Medicare to reconsider their per resident amounts or resident caps as shown in the Hospital Cost Report Information System (HCRIS) associated with cost reports that, as of July 1, 2022, were not reopenable.  Learn more from this CMS notice. Due to an unplanned system outage of [...]