Monthly Archives: April 2011

How Changes to Medicare Have Affected Therapy in Skilled Nursing Facilities

Part Four: MPPR MPPR stands for Multiple Procedure Payment Reduction.  This policy became effective on January 1st 2011.  CMS believed that providers of services under Part B were being paid more than they should due to the methodology of valuing the … Continue reading

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How Changes to Medicare Have Affected Therapy in Skilled Nursing Facilities

Part Three:  Med B Cap Extension It took a few months to work the bugs out of the Medicare Part A changes, but, we’ve done a pretty good job in minimizing its effects.  From 2000 to 2006, there was a … Continue reading

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