CMS Issues Instructions to Hospitals Regarding the Implementation of Transmittal 1776

In April 2015, CMS issued Ruling 1498-R2 addressing the calculation of the Medicare fraction of the disproportionate share hospital (DSH) adjustment for patient discharges prior to October 1, 2004. CMS has now issued instructions to hospitals on how to make the elections called for in that Ruling. Read the full article here.