SNM Submits Comments on Proposed Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment Rules for CY 2011

September 1, 2010

SNM Submits Comments on Proposed Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment Rules for CY 2011

The SNM has submitted comments to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services regarding the CY 2011 proposed rules for the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System. SNM's comments touched on the following topics: ASP Reporting for Therapeutic Radiopharmaceuticals; Separately Payable Drugs Without Pass-Through Status; Packaging of Diagnostic Radiopharmaceuticals; Reimbursement for Cardiac PET Radiopharmaceuticals; Modifier –FB, and; Modifier –FC.

8/31/2010 SNM Comments on Proposed HOPPS Rules, CY 2011