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CMS updates FAQ document on two-midnight policy

November 6, 2013

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has updated a document containing written answers to Frequently Asked Questions about its two-midnight policy for hospital inpatient medical review and admissions criteria. These questions were received from the hospital field and verbally reviewed by CMS at its Sept. 26 Open Door Forum. AHA continues to review these ongoing updates and will provide more information to members as it becomes available.