CMS Reimbursement Methodologies Overview (Medi-Cal)

To control the cost of inpatient care, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) introduced the first prospective payment system in 1983. CMS reimbursement methodologies continue to progress throughout the years. In this course, we will provide an overview of the history and organization of CMS reimbursement systems.

  • Define "prospective payment system" and the two categories
  • Name key developments in the history of CMS reimbursement systems
  • Differentiate between CMS prospective payment systems
  • Identify ways to stay informed about CMS reimbursement updates

Additional Information

Advance Preparation: None

Prerequisites: None

Program level: Basic

Delivery Method: Self-study

CPE Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge


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