July 31, 2007 – The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) hosted an audio conference July 31, 2007, from 2:00-3:00pm EST on the two ASC rules released July 16, 2007.
The two rules are: 1. The final rule on ASC payment system reform, and 2. the ASC-related portion of the proposed rule proposing payment rates and payment policies for hospitals and ASCs effective Jan. 1, 2008.
Dial-in information for the audio conference: 1.800.837.1935, Conference ID 6982411
FASA urged participation and assembled a list of call guidelines to assist interested parties in getting their message across.
For more information: www.fasa.org