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Medicare Claims Processing- Fiscal Year (FY) 2012 Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS), Long Term Care Hospital (LTCH) PPS, and Critical Access Hospital (CAH) Changes

Guidance for the FY 2012 update to the IPPS and LTCH PPS and the FY 2012 update to the Medicare Severity Diagnosis Related Groups (MS-DRGs) and ICD-9- CM coding. Internet Only Manual updates are incorporated within this Recurring Notification. .

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Issued by: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

Issue Date: August 26, 2011

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