Regulatory and Accounting Resources

Compilation of various resources pertaining to important regulations published by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), IRS, FASB, and other regulatory agencies that impact the healthcare industry.

Featured Resources

Fact Sheet | Payment Reimbursement and Managed Care

FY22 Inpatient Prospective Payment System Final Rule Summary

HFMA presents a detailed summary of the final rule updating policies and payment rates under Medicare’s IPPS for acute care hospitals and the long-term care hospital PPS for FY 2022.

Fact Sheet | Payment Reimbursement and Managed Care

FY 2022 Hospice Wage Index and Payment Rate Update Final Rule Summary

HFMA presents a detailed summary of the final rule updating the Medicare hospice payment rates, wage index, the cap amount for fiscal year (FY) 2022 and the quality reporting requirements for FY 2022.

Fact Sheet | Payment Reimbursement and Managed Care

FY 2022 Skilled Nursing Facilities PPS Final Rule Summary

HFMA presents a detailed summary of the final rule pertaining to the fiscal year 2022 payment rates under the Medicare skilled nursing facility prospective payment system.

All Regulatory and Accounting Resources

Fact Sheets

HFMA members can access all of our regulatory fact sheets, summaries, presentations, and tools published since 2011.

Principles & Practices Board Guidance

The P & P Board works with the AICPA, the Financial Accounting Standards Board, and the Government Accounting Standards Board to address the unique financial reporting needs of healthcare organizations.

Comment Letters to Regulatory Agencies

Access all of our comment letters issued since 2012.

Community Benefit & Transparency Tools

HFMA compiled these resources for hospitals and health systems to assist with complying with the requirement to list standard charges online and to explain the procedures around charity care.

On-Demand Education on Healthcare Finance Regulations

This list of resources includes documents and insights on the ACA, physician relationships, readmissions, charity care, bundled payment and other related payment reform topics.

Healthcare's First Cost Accounting Adoption Model

HFMA and Strata are introducing the L7 Cost Accounting Adoption Model to help healthcare providers access accurate cost data via the use of advacned cost accounting.