No changes to skilled nursing facility payments with CMS's Oct. 1 changes

On October 1, 2019, The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is changing their payment system for skilled nursing facilities for original Medicare. Priority Health will not be making changes at this time and will continue to pay skilled nursing according to our current process and payment rates for all products.

How should SNFs bill Priority Health beginning Oct. 1?

There are no changes to the way you bill or the way you will be paid by Priority Health. Continue to bill individual line items for skilled nursing services for all products.

View Priority Health fee schedules 

Skilled nursing facilities per diem fee schedules are available at priorityhealth.com.