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What does OPPS stand for?

OPPS stands for Outpatient Prospective Payment System (hospital/medical)

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Under the DRA, Medicare fees for certain imaging services provided in the physician's office may not exceed what Medicare pays under the hospital outpatient prospective payment system.
The system uses technology consistent with CMS-published specifications for its Outpatient Prospective Payment System, and it imports claims data (including charges), calculates costs based on a hospital's departmental cost-to-charge ratios, and determines the reimbursement based on current CMS regulations.
The seminar featured a panel of leading Personal Injury Protection attorneys who addressed the future of Personal Injury Protection insurance, the Medicare fee schedule and the application of the Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) to radiology and MRI charges, the properly completed CMS 1500 Health Insurance Claims Form, recent legal precedent, and the legislative process that led to the most recent statute being passed.