Continuing Resolution Funds Extenders, Delays DSH Cut Through Dec. 20

By Michelle M. Stein / November 18, 2019 at 6:58 PM
The latest House continuing resolution to fund the government, unveiled Monday (Nov. 18), extends through Dec. 20 the same package of so-called health extenders included in the short-term CR that is set to expire Nov. 21, including an extended delay of the Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital pay cuts. Senate Finance Chair Chuck Grassley (R-IA) says he expects that DSH cuts will be further delayed after Dec. 20, but he also wants more information on how hospitals are using these Medicaid...

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