CMS Releases 2016 Proposed Medicare Skilled Nursing Facility Prospective Payment System (PPS) Rule

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the 2016 PPS Rule yesterday.  Early reads indicate that the profession will see 1.4% increase beginning October 1, 2015, and no changes to therapy categories.  As we have time to review the rule, we will get more information to you (likely next week). Click the links to read a full copy (See the fact sheet and the full rule online).