CMS Open Door Forum Provides Home Health, Hospice Updates

The Centers for Medicare & Medicare Services (CMS) conducted a Home Health, Hospice and Durable Medical Equipment (DME) Open Door Forum on July 13. A summary of home health and hospice issues are provided below. HOME HEALTH ISSUES 2017 HHPPS Rate Update Proposed Rule. CMS provided the following overview of 2017 home health rate update…