On the heels of last month’s decision by the U.S. Supreme Court reversing cuts by the federal government to hospitals reimbursed under the federal 340B program, this past Friday the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released its anticipated 2023 Hospital Outpatient Payment proposed rule. As discussed by Nick Hut of the Healthcare Financial

Among the numerous decisions making headlines by the U.S. Supreme Court in recent weeks was a lesser noted decision impacting the Medicare reimbursement to healthcare facilities across the country. In a rare unanimous decision, the Court held that the federal government improperly lowered drug reimbursement payments to hospitals and clinics that serve low-income communities.