On Demand Webinar | Basic | Compliance
In 2018, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services released the CY 2019 Revisions to Payment Policies under the Physician Fee Schedule and other Revisions to Medicare Part B, which included policies related to Medicare Quality Payment ...
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Live Webinar | Compliance
This webinar, which will focus on requirements of physician involvement in the Medicare Quality Program (QPP), is based on the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services CY 2020 Revisions to Payment Policies under the Physician Fee Schedule...
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Course | Intermediate | Compliance
Explore patient rights under HIPAA, learn how privacy and security differ, what can be disclosed and to whom, what makes an authorization valid, and more. Find out what's covered under the False Claims Act and dig into Medicare coding issue...
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Comment Letter | Compliance

HFMA Comment Letter on IRS's Proposed Rule: Additional Requirements for Charitable Hospitals, Section 501(c)(3)

Comment Letter | Compliance

HFMA Comment Letter on IRS's Proposed Rule: Additional Requirements for Charitable Hospitals, Section 501(c)(3)

HFMA submitted comments to the Office of Management and Budget in response to the Department of the Treasury and IRS's proposed regulations under Section 501(r) of the code, as published in the June 26, 2012, Federal Register.

HFMA submitted comments in response to the Department of the Treasury and IRS's proposed regulations under Section 501(r) of the code, as published in the June 26, 2012, Federal Register, pertaining to tax-exempt hospitals' financial assistance policies, emergency medical care policies, limitation on charges, and billing and collection procedures. 

HFMA's comments on the proposed rule to the IRS focus on clarification and change in the following areas:

  • Duplicative or conflicting procedures and requirements
  • Burdensome processes and record keeping
  • Inconsistent standards and unintended consequences

Download the comment letter 

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