CMS Adds Hospice NOE Edit for Principal Dx to FISS

Since implementation of the timely filing requirements for Notices of Election (NOE) and Notices of Termination/Revocation (NOTR), the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has been working to address issues associated with the requirements.  Most recently, CMS issued Change Request 9575/Transmittal 3502, which instructs the Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) to implement an edit within the Fiscal…