PPS Alert for Long-Term Care quoted Senior Manager Janet Potter in an article about prospective payment system rate increases for skilled nursing facilities.
PPS Alert for Long-Term Care
Another concern is that “not all SNFs will see an actual 1% increase,” says Janet Potter, CPA, MAS, Senior Manager at Marcum, LLP. “Due to other factors such as changes in the wage index, some geographic regions will actually see a decrease. Other regions may have a greater than 1% increase. The 1% is based on the national average,” she says.