HOPPS 2018 Final Rule Released, Confirming Changes to Medicare Part B Drug Reimbursement for Drugs Purchased Under the 340B Program
The advance copy of the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment and Ambulatory Surgical Center Payment Systems and Quality Reporting Programs (HOPPS) final rule for calendar year 2018 (the Final Rule) was released on November 1, 2017. The official version of the Final Rule will be published in the Federal Register on November 13, 2017. The Final Rule is effective on January 1, 2018, and any comments on the Final Rule should be submitted to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) by December 31, 2017.
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