CMS to Host Important Overviews on Direct Contracting Models

The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) will host two events on direct contracting models on January 7 and January 8, intending to provide an overview of the topic and answer questions about the model. In spring 2019, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced plans to test Direct Contracting models through…

CMS Provides Additional Detail Surrounding Primary Care First Seriously Ill Population Model

Since the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) announced its initial plans for the Primary Care First (PCF) model options, and specifically the PCF Seriously Ill Population (SIP) model, hospice and palliative care providers have been interested in securing additional information about potential options for their participation. …