Dialysis Centers

CMS proposed 1.8% pay rate increase to dialysis providers

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has issued a proposed rule that would increase payment rates to about 5,300 dialysis providers by 1.8% in calendar year 2012. This rate increase is part of the bundled prospective payment system put in place for CY 2011.

CMS implements pay-for-performance dialysis rule

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services last week issued a final rule that sets up a pay-for-performance program for dialysis facilities.