April 19, 2016: According to a proposed rule, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) will not only back away from payment cuts associated with the “2 midnight” rule in 2017, but will actually award hospitals a .6% increase in 2017.
Source: APTA Feed

Inpatient Payment Proposed Rule Eliminates '2 Midnight' Reductions, Delivers 1-Time Increase to Hospitals