‘A win-win:’ MedPAC officially makes recommendation to replace SNF VBP with new incentive model
Jun 17, 2021
A proposal by the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission to replace the current value-based purchasing program for skilled nursing facilities with a more equitable, value-incentive model would be a “win-win”...
CMS proposes 1.3% pay increase — with plenty of strings attached
Apr 09, 2021
A proposal that would boost Medicare payments to skilled nursing providers by 1.3% next fiscal year also could trigger additional reporting requirements and increase the potential for penalties.
MedPAC eyes replacing SNF VBP with new model that reimburses more evenly
Mar 11, 2021
The current value-based purchasing program for skilled nursing facilities would be replaced by an alternative incentive model that rewards providers more evenly under a proposal by the Medicare Payment...
CMS drops value-based purchasing data, showing 27% of nursing homes got ‘bonus’ pay
Nov 29, 2018
The federal government dropped new data into the Nursing Home Compare consumer-focused website on Wednesday, giving facilities their first real chance to see how they measure up against their peers across...
SNFs may see more payments based on quality; invited to weigh in on LTC requirements
Jul 13, 2012
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has released reports tackling value-based purchasing for skilled nursing facilities, MDS frequency and goals for nursing homes.