Staff Contact: Andrew Wheeler
CMS released the final CY 2024 Medicare End-Stage Renal Disease payment and policy updates. CMS estimates that hospital-based ESRD facilities will receive an estimated 3.1% increase in Medicare payments while freestanding ESRD facilities will receive an estimated 2% increase. CMS estimates that ESRD PPS expenditures will increase by $190 million in 2024 as compared to 2023. MHA published an issue brief with additional details.