CMS Publishes Corrections to Hospice FY 2012 Proposed Wage Index

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published corrections to its proposed rule, “Medicare Program; Hospice Wage Index for Fiscal Year 2012,” (NAHC Report, 2/29/11 and 5/2/11) in the May 16 issue of the Federal Register.u000b CMS addresses two major issues in its update. First, the original proposed rule published in the May 9…