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Medicare’s 2017 Inpatient Hospital Proposal: A Look at the Orthopaedic Provisions; Total Ankle Replacement Procedures Considered

April 29, 2016

Lost in the mix of CMS’s MACRA proposed rule was CMS’s proposed rule the Medicare hospital inpatient payment proposal for 2017 earlier this month.

The future of Two-Midnight cuts was the biggest story out of the inpatient proposal – click here to read more from AAOS.

Click here for an overview of the musculoskeletal issues produced by Musculoskeletal Clinical Regulatory Advisers. CMS did deny a request to create a new DRG for total ankle replacement procedures.