Market-Basket Update

MedPAC votes against cost-of-living increase for skilled nursing facilities in FY 2012

MedPAC votes against cost-of-living increase for skilled nursing facilities in FY 2012

The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) has recommended that Congress not provide a cost-of-living increase, also known as a market-basket update, for skilled nursing facilities in fiscal year 2012.