CMS Issues Instruction for Payment of Advance Care Planning Services as Part of Annual Wellness Visit under Part B

On October 30, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) made public a final rule governing Medicare Revisions to Payment Policies under the Physician Fee Schedule and Other Revisions to Part B for CY2016, which includes information on payment for advance care planning (ACP) services. The Rule was published in the Federal Register…