The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) request that contractors load a FQHC pricer document effective January 1, 2017, showing adjusted rates for Tribal Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) grandfathered under the provisions of the Affordable Care Act, and adjust claims with service dates between January 1, 2016 and December 31, 2016. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) stipulates that this adjustment must be done within 45 days of receiving the communication.
Subject: Update to the Federally Qualified Health Center Prospective Payment System (PPS) Recurring File Updates
Release Date: Jan. 4, 2017
Effective Date: Jan. 1, 2017
Implementation Date: January 3, 2017
Special Notes: N/A