Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services: Medicare Program; Inpatient Hospital Deductible and Hospital and Extended Care Services Coinsurance Amounts for CY 2013
GAO-13-214R: Dec 6, 2012
- Full Report:
GAO reviewed the Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' (CMS) new rule on Medicare Program; inpatient hospital deductible and hospital and extended care services coinsurance amounts for CY 2013. GAO found that (1) the notice announces the inpatient hospital deductible and the hospital and extended care services coinsurance amounts for services furnished in calendar year 2013 under Medicares Hospital Insurance Program, also known as Medicare Part A; and (2) CMS complied with applicable requirements in promulgating the rule.