Medicare Hospice Payment Reform: Analysis of Medicare Hospice Benefit Utilization

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently posted what it calls the December 2015 Technical Report. This report, Medicare Hospice Payment Reform:Analysis of How the Medicare Hospice Benefit is Used, contains details of hospice utilization and payment used by CMS for hospice payment reform decisions and was referenced in the preamble to the…