CMS adopts payment provisions to lower costs in the 2022 marketplace

Elvera Bartels

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The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Companies has adopted new provisions to lessen maximum out-of-pocket expenditures by $400 in the federal overall health insurance marketplaces in 2022.

The payment recognize finalizes a maximum yearly limitation on expense-sharing in the ACA current market that is $400 down below what CMS proposed in November 2020.

CMS submitted the Affected person Defense and Cost-effective Treatment Act: Notice of Reward and Payment Parameters for 2022 and Pharmacy Reward Manager Standards right now, April 30, that is scheduled to be released on Could 5.

This is the second payment recognize of the yr as CMS declared it would be finalizing the payment recognize in multiple phases. The very first 2022 payment recognize ultimate rule was unveiled in January 2021. 

CMS said it anticipates added rulemaking for the 2022 payment recognize afterwards this yr.

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