IPPS

AcronymDefinition
IPPSInpatient Prospective Payment System (medical payments)
IPPSInternational Parallel Processing Symposium
IPPSInternational Pelvic Pain Society
IPPSInternational Plant Propagators Society
IPPSIndustrial Pollution Projection System
IPPSIntegrated Personnel and Payroll System
IPPSInstitute for Public Policy Studies
IPPSIntegrated Power Plant System
IPPSInstantaneous Personnel Protection System
IPPSIntegrated Procurement and Payment System
IPPSIntegrated Printing/Publishing System
IPPSIntegrated Power and Propulsion System
IPPSInstrument Power Protection System (Precision Power International, Inc.; Mission Viejo, CA)
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GAO's analysis, using 2003 claims data and fiscal year 2003 cost report data for 3,558 IPPS hospitals, suggests that 6 of the service groups, which constitute a majority of Medicare inpatient charges, appear promising.
The underlying philosophy of a DRG-based IPPS is to provide hospitals with the financial incentive to control costs by paying a fixed amount, based on the patient's clinical condition.
Consistent with the intent of the 2005 DEFRA, the purpose of this article is to propose a redesign of the Medicare IPPS in which, under certain conditions, the amount of the increase in DRG payment due to the occurrence of a post-admission complication is reduced.
By law, CMS is required to update payment rates for IPPS hospitals annually, and to account for changes in the costs of goods and services used by these hospitals in treating Medicare patients, as well as for other factors.
Leadership training, onsite and remote medical coding, coding quality review and education, cancer registry services, medical data abstraction services and full-service HIM consulting in support of such initiatives as EHR and IPPS adoption are among the most in demand of Care Communications services today.
P&WC was selected by Dassault Aviation in October 2001 to supply the IPPS for the Falcon 7X, which includes three PW307A engines, engine mounts, nacelles, and thrust reverser.
CMS added,"By law, CMS is required to update payment rates for IPPS hospitals annually, and to account for changes in the costs of goods and services used by these hospitals in treating Medicare patients, as well as for other factors.
Flying the representative IPPS allows us to validate the nacelle design with regards to ventilation and cooling in advance of the F7X aircraft's first flight," added Ms.
P&WC is actively pursuing the development program for the Falcon 7X IPPS with its partner MTU, on the Engine Low Pressure Turbine, and MHD Nacelle Systems, supplier of the Nacelle System Aerostructure and Thrust Reverser.
IPPS leads the industry in supplying "Just In Time" parts, kits and assemblies to OEM's throughout the United States and Canada, including, but not limited to, the leading bus and coach OEM's.
Hafer, UniComp President and Chief Executive Officer, IPPS will empower cyber merchants with a single sourced, full-function turnkey e-commerce solution utilizing UniComp's powerful e-business infrastructure and knowledge base.
The development program will thoroughly test the complete IPPS assembly to ensure optimum functionality and performance.