Dobson | DaVanzo and KNG Health Provide Technical Assistance to CMS for FY 2014 IPPS NPRM on Medicare DSH Payments (Section 3133 of the Affordable Care Act)

Published Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Dobson | DaVanzo and KNG Health Consulting LLC were commissioned to provide technical assistance to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) as it implements a revised Medicare Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) disproportionate share hospital (DSH) payment policy as called for in Section 3133 of the Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA). In doing so, the Team prepared summary analytic reports and data analyses to inform the development of the FY 2014 Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM).


Click on the following links to access the reports used to inform CMS’ Proposed Rule and to assist with public comment.

Final Report

Summary Report of National Provider Call

Hospital-Specific Impact of Various Methodologies (Factor 3)