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Review of FY 2023 IPPS Final Rule Changes for CAR-T and Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplant

Join ASTCT Director of Government Relations, Alycia Maloney, JD and Reimbursement and Policy Advisors to ASTCT from Nimitt Consulting, Jugna Shah and Amy Rinkle, for the FY 2023 IPPS Final Rule webinar on August 31 at 11 a.m. CDT.


Maloney, Shah, and Rinkle will cover:

  • CAR-T:
    • Final payment policy for MS-DRG 018 for CAR-T and changes to the relative weight, and update on the fixed-loss outlier threshold
    • Mapping of new, non-CAR-T cellular immunotherapies into MS-DRG 018
    • Understanding CMS’ payment logic for CAR-T clinical trial cases and expanded access cases, and changes to billing for expanded access cases
    • New Technology Add-on Payment (NTAP) approval for a CAR-T product
  • Stem Cell Transplant
    • Overall payment update
    • Allogeneic SCT final rule changes and update on cost reporting instructions and Section 108 implementation
    • Checklist for operationalizing changes for SCT
    • Additional key updates to be aware of
    • Next steps/feedback/thoughts

There will be a Q&A section at the end of the webinar, so be sure to register and submit any questions in advance that you would like answered during the webinar to If you are unable to join, the recording will be made available.


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