HIMSS comments to CMS Hospital IPPS Proposed Rule

HIMSS in a letter to Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Seema Verma, HIMSS offered comments in response to the Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment Systems (IPPS) for Acute Care Hospitals and the Long-Term Care Hospital Prospective Payment System and Proposed Policy Changes and Fiscal Year 2018 Rates; Quality Reporting Requirements for Specific Providers; Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program Requirements for Eligible Hospitals Notice for Proposed Rule Making (NPRM).