Medicare Program; End-Stage Renal Disease Prospective Payment System, and Quality Incentive Program. Final Rule.Fed Regist. 2015 Nov 06; 80(215):68967-9077.FR
This rule updates and makes revisions to the End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Prospective Payment System (PPS) for calendar year (CY) 2016. This rule is necessary to ensure that ESRD facilities receive accurate Medicare payment amounts for furnishing outpatient maintenance dialysis treatments during calendar year 2016. This rule will also set forth requirements for the ESRD Quality Incentive Program (QIP), including for PYs 2017 through 2019.