Hospice CRs Add Discharge Condition Code, Revises Medicare Summary Notice

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released three Change Requests (CRs) impacting hospices — CR 7675, CR 7677 and CR 7690. All three CRs have an effective date of July 1, 2012. CR 7675 Changes to the Hospice Medicare Summary Notice This CR outlines revisions to the hospice Medicare Summary Notice (MSN).…