Hospice Quality Updates – HIS Edit, Fourth Quarter Q & A, and a Look Ahead

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued two updates related to the Hospice Item Set (HIS), one related to a modification to edit -3070 and another providing the fourth quarter 2016 Question and Answer document. Errata v2.00.1 for v2.00.0 of the HIS data submission specifications is now available:  The errata contains one…