CMS Proposes Pay Increase For Inpatient Rehab Facilities

By Maya Goldman / April 7, 2021 at 9:46 PM
CMS proposes to increase inpatient rehabilitation facilities' fiscal year 2022 pay by 1.8%, or $160 million, relative to last year's payments, and to advance the Biden administration’s focus on health equity. Rehab facilities received a 2.4% pay bump under the final fiscal 2021 IRF prospective pay rule , although CMS had initially proposed a 2.9% payment increase. The proposed rule for 2022 also asks for feedback on how to advance health equity through the rule. CMS has worked...

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