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August 02, 2022

What to Know: CMS Hospital 2023 IPPS Final Rule

This week, CMS announced its final rule increasing inpatient hospital payment rates 1.1 percentage point above the agency’s original proposal and providing an additional $2.6 billion to U.S. hospitals.

August 01, 2022

Expenses Challenge Hospitals During 2022

U.S. hospitals have faced an “enormously difficult year,” due to COVID-19 and expenses remaining near unprecedented levels, according to the latest Kaufman Hall National Hospital Flash Report.

July 29, 2022

2022 Mid-Year Cybersecurity Report

Cybersecurity remains among the top concerns for hospital leaders to protect patients, staff, and health care operations across the country.

July 27, 2022

Pa. Representatives Join Call for Improved Payments

Eight members of Pennsylvania’s Congressional delegation joined a bipartisan group of representatives this week in urging CMS to ensure payments to hospitals better reflect the cost of patient care.