Supreme Court To Hear Case On CMS’ Rulemaking Authority In January

November 30, 2018
A case that could define the extent of CMS’ authority to issue legal interpretations without conducting notice-and-comment rulemaking will be argued before the Supreme Court on Jan. 15. The justices decided in September to take the case , but the date for oral argument was not set until this week when the court released its January schedule. The case involves the calculations of hospital payment adjustments for the 2012 payment year. CMS instructed its administrative contractors to use a new...

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