Medtech Insight is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

OPPS Final Rule Carries Higher Offsets For Cardiovascular Device Procedures

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

Executive Summary

Procedures using cardiovascular devices will be reimbursed at a relatively high rate in calendar 2002 under the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' final rule on the hospital outpatient prospective payment system (OPPS)

You may also be interested in...



MedPAC To Address Future Of “Pass-Through” Payments In March Report

The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission will consider long-term strategies for the reimbursement of medical technology in the hospital outpatient setting and make a recommendation in its March 2002 report to Congress

CMS To Examine Clinical Benefit, Cost When Creating New OPPS Categories

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is asking manufacturers to provide examples of medical technologies for which transitional "pass-through" payments might be appropriate even if the device itself does not provide an obvious improvement in beneficiary outcomes over existing technologies

Coronavirus Update: UK Calls For COVID-19 Patients To Join Trials

GSK creates another partnership centered on its vaccine adjuvant technology, this time with China's Xiamen Innovax.

UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

MT015785

Ask The Analyst

Please Note: You can also Click below Link for Ask the Analyst
Ask The Analyst

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel