CMS Provides Clarification on Jan. 1, 2008, Hospice Claim Charge Requirements

CMS has revised some information after this article was published. Please see NAHC Report 10/5/2007. The national hospice organizations (the National Association for Home Care & Hospice [NAHC], the National Hospice & Palliative Care Organization [NHPCO], the Visiting Nurse Associations of America [VNAA]) and hospice providers and software vendors met with the Centers for Medicare…