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Bundled Payment Final Rule

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published a final rule; delay of effective date notice in the February 17, 2017 Federal Register that delays the effective date of the rule, “Advancing Care Coordination Through Episode Payment Models (EPMs); Cardiac Rehabilitation Incentive Payment Model; and Changes to the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement (CJR) model.” This notice clarifies that, in accordance with the White House’s regulatory freeze, provisions of CMS’ bundled payment final rule that were to become effective on February 18, 2017, are now delayed until March 21, 2017.