Date Event

July 1st


Return of full 2% Medicare payment sequestration

Early July


Physician, Outpatient (OPPS), Medicare Shared Saving Program (MSSP) Home Health rules



Release of final IPPS and post-acute care rules.

September 30th


Major Medicare programs expire, including:
– Low-Volume Hospital Program
– FDA user fees for prescription drugs and medical products
– Behavioral health and other programs under the 21st Century Cures Act

November 8th


Midterm Congressional election

Early to Mid-November


Release of OPPS and PFS final rules

November 29th


Lame Duck session of Congress

January 1, 2023


Medicare Access CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) bonus expires; Enhanced Health Insurance Exchange subsidies expire
View PDF