ASC Program Rule History

Federal Register Reference

The final rule is published annually in the Federal Register to describe changes to the program that determines the payment rates for Medicare services paid under the Ambulatory Surgical Center Payment System. Ambulatory Surgical Centers should review the final rule to be aware of changes that affect the way data are reported for each calendar year.

Calendar YearFederal Register ReferencePage Number
2017Volume 8179797
2016Volume 8070526
2015Volume 7966966
2014Volume 7875112
2013Volume 7768492
(Fiscal Year)
Volume 77 IPPS*53637
2012Volume 7674492
2011Volume 7572108
2010Volume 7460655
2009Volume 7368779
2008Volume 7266875

* Inpatient Prospective Payment System