Inpatient and Outpatient Short Hospital Stay Rate

April 25, 2018: Inpatient and Outpatient Hospital Providers: As outlined in MSA policy bulletin MSA 17-47 the Inpatient and Outpatient Short Hospital Stay Rate of reimbursement has increased to $1608 effective for dates of service or inpatient discharges on and after January 1, 2018. The CHAMPS system was updated April 20, 2018, to pay the new rate. Claims billed prior to CHAMPS being updated will be adjusted by MDHHS. Future adjustments to the Short Hospital Stay rate of reimbursement and applicable diagnosis codes will be published on the MDHHS website at www.michigan.gov/medicaidproviders >> Billing & Reimbursement >> Provider Specific Information >> “Inpatient Hospitals” or “Outpatient Hospitals.”