NAHC Summary: CMS Finalizes FY2016 Hospice Payment Rule

Late Friday, July 31, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the final hospice payment rule for fiscal year 2016 (FY2016); the final rule is available here: http://federalregister.gov/a/2015-19033. The rule is scheduled for publication in the Federal Register on August 6, 2015. Final hospice wage index tables are not included in the publication…