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1506, 2018

2017 Hospital Financial Survey

June 15th, 2018|Client Alert|

July 27, 2018 is the deadline for filing the 2017 Hospital Financial Survey (HFS), Financial Statement Reconciliation Addendum, and Indigent Care Trust Fund Addendum. The forms and instructions can be accessed on the Georgia [...]

401, 2018

Hospice Cap Changes

January 4th, 2018|Client Alert|

The fiscal year (FY) 2016 Hospice Wage Index and Payment Rate Update final rule included a change to align the inpatient and aggregate cap accounting year with the federal fiscal year of September 30 [...]

1812, 2017

Essential Community Providers

December 18th, 2017|Client Alert|

Providers who qualify as Essential Community Providers (ECPs) should verify they have been included in the draft list recently released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).  ECPs are defined as providers [...]

910, 2017

SFY 2017 Hospital UPL Payments

October 9th, 2017|Client Alert|

In a memorandum dated October 6, 2017, from John Upchurch, the Georgia Department of Community Health (DCH) communicated the process of the State Fiscal Year 2017 Upper Payment Limit (UPL) hospital payments.  This memorandum [...]