HospiceNew Proposed Rule for Medicare Hospice Providers
CMS proposed a new rule for Medicare Hospice Providers for FY 2015.
- May 6, 2014
HospiceThe Medicare Care Choices Model
An open door forum is scheduled for Weds., April 16, 2014 starting at 2 p.m.
- April 14, 2014
HospicePart D Payment for Drugs for Beneficiaries Enrolled in Hospice
CMS posted a final memorandum, “Part D Payment for Drugs for Beneficiaries Enrolled in Hospice—Final 2014 Guidance."
- March 11, 2014
HospiceHospice Open Door Forum
CMS will be hosting an Open Door Forum for Hospice providers on Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014 starting at 2 p.m.
- January 16, 2014
HospiceMeeting on Hospice Certificate of Need (CON) Reform
Stakeholders met on Mon., Dec. 2 to discuss points to consider for changing the need methodolgy for hospice.
- December 10, 2013
HospiceHospice Updates from CMS and DOH
CMS issues the Hospice Item Set Fact sheet and DOH releases proposed "Hospice Operational Rules."
- October 29, 2013
HospiceGuidelines for the Provision of Hospice Services in Mainstream Medicaid Managed Care
DOH has posted guidelines effective Oct. 1, 2013 for the provision of hospice services to enrollees in mainstream Medicaid Managed Care Organizations (MMCOs) that will become the responsibility of the MMCO. The guidelines include: The scope of benefits, the roles and responsibilities of MMCO and hospice providers, network responsibilities, and claims coding.
- October 18, 2013
HospiceDOH Webinar on Hospice Carve-in to Medicaid Managed Care
The Department of Health hosted a webinar on Sept. 18 for Medicaid Managed Care (MMC) plans regarding carving-in the hospice benefit.
- September 23, 2013
HospiceNew Materials Available on Hospice Quality Reporting Program Website
Fiscal year 2015 reporting cycle training materials and final rule are now available for providers.
- August 26, 2013
HospiceGrant Opportunity: Palliative Care and End of Life Interventions
This grant opportunity promotes research on Palliative Care and End-of-Life (PCEOL) interventions, which are needed for all individuals with Life Limiting Illnesses (LLI's).
- August 19, 2013
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