On April 14, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the display copy
of the 2018 Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) proposed rule. The rule will be published in the Federal Register next week. Your Academy is working to review the rule for information relevant to the practice of physiatry. Based on our review, AAPM&R may submit comments to the rule in the coming months. We will provide a more detailed analysis to the rule in subsequent news announcements.