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CMS Hosting Open Door Forum (ODF) for Home Care, Hospice, and DMEs on Aug. 9th

On Wed., Aug. 9th, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will host an Open Door Forum (ODF) from 2 to 3 pm ET.

The agenda includes:

  • Hospice CAHPS updates
  • CY 2018 Home Health Prospective Payment System Final Rule
    • Request for Information
    • CY 2018 Proposed Payment Rate Updates
    • CY 2019 Proposed Case-Mix Adjustment Methodology Refinements
    • Proposed Changes to the Home Health Quality Reporting Program
    • Proposed Changes to the Home Health Value-Based Purchasing Program
  • Guidance Modification Related to Home Health “One Clinician” Convention
  • FY 2018 Hospice Wage Index and Payment Rate Update Final Rule
    • FY 2018 Payment Rate Updates
    • Hospice Quality Reporting Program Updates and Hospice Compare

To participate by phone:

Dial: 1-800-837-1935 & Reference Conference ID: 60574200

Contact: Cheryl Udell, cudell@leadingageny.org, 518-867-8871