The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) recognize an outlier limitation according to a 2017 OPPS final rule for Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) Community Mental Health Centers (CMHC) Services.
Subject: Outlier Limitation on Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) Community Mental Health Centers (CMHC) Services
Release Date: May 5, 2017
Effective Date: January 1, 2017
Implementation Date: January 3, 2017
Special Notes: This Transmittal is no longer sensitive and is being re-communicated May 4, 2017. The Transmittal Number, date of Transmittal and all other information remains the same. This instruction may now be posted to the Internet.