CMS Issues Technical Corrections to Final FY2016 Hospice Payment Rule

On September 30, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) posted for public inspection at the Office of the Federal Register “Medicare Program; FY2016 Hospice Wage Index and Payment Rate Update and Hospice Quality Reporting Requirements; Correction”; this notice makes minor corrections to the final FY2016 Hospice payment rule that was published on August…