An Update on Self-Reporting of Aggregate Cap for Hospices

Beginning with the 2014 cap year, hospices are required to self-calculate and report their aggregate cap, along with any cap-related liability, by March 31. Hospices may not calculate the cap prior to January 31. In the final FY2015 payment rule, The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) indicated its intent to issue a pro-forma spreadsheet…