CMS Releases Details Regarding Limitation on HH PPS Outlier Payments

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued Transmittal 1883: Limitation on Home Health Prospective Payment System (HH PPS) Outlier Payments. The transmittal describes CMS’ policy on the 10% annual limitation that applies to individual agencies’ outlier payments under the home health prospective payment system, which goes into effect Jan. 1, 2010. The…