IRS Form 990

Provider groups suggest Medicare payment freezes, gradual recalibrations

Provider groups suggest Medicare payment freezes, gradual recalibrations

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services should keep Medicare payment rates to skilled nursing facilities at the current level for one year, instead of implementing an 11.3% cut in fiscal year 2012, says LeadingAge, a top lobbying organization for providers, in comments submitted to the federal agency.