January 2019 Rates Posted

Carl J. Pucci

DOH has posted the January 1, 2019 rates to the HCS System. As detailed in the DAL, the rates reflect the 2019 minimum wage adjustment, updated case mix adjustment from the July 2018 collection period, and the 2019 Capital Component.  In addition, the 1.5% Transformation Fund is included in the Miscellaneous Per Diem line of the rates.  The 1/1/2019 Benchmark Rates have also been posted to the DOH website.  Payment for the 1/1/2019 rates are scheduled for Medicaid cycle #2184 (check release 7/17/2019).  Questions regarding the rates should be sent to nfrates@health.ny.gov.


Carl J. Pucci
Chief Financial Officer
518-462-4800 x36