Comments on HHS Proposed Rule on Hospital Outpatient Patient Payment System (OPPS)

Monday, September 30, 2019 - 12:30pm

On September 27, 2019 the U.S. Chamber of Commerce submitted comments to the Department of Health and Human Services in response to the agency's proposed rule that revises the Medicare hospital outpatient prospective payment system (OPPS) and the Medicare ambulatory surgical center payment system for CY 2020. Our comments focus on the proposal’s provisions that would establish requirements for all hospitals in the United States to publish hospital standard charges