New CMS Webinar to Provide Update on Hospice Outcomes & Patient Evaluation Tool

On Wednesday, December 4, 2019, from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM ET, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will host a new Hospice Quality Reporting Program Forum, a webinar for Medicare-certified hospice providers to provide updates on the development of the Hospice Outcomes & Patient Evaluation (HOPE) Tool. REGISTER NOW! During this webinar,…

CMS Webinar to Provide Updates on Seriously Ill Population Payment Model

In late April the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced further plans to encourage primary care practices to participate in value-based payment arrangements under new “Primary Care First” models.  A specific Primary Care First model – the High Need Model — is designed to serve Seriously Ill Population (SIP) patients. CMS anticipates that Medicare-enrolled…

CMS Home Health QRP Webinars on OASIS-D Implementation

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will hold a pair of home health quality reporting program later this summer, both related to changes associated with the scheduled January 1, 2019 implementation of the OASIS-D. The first webinar will occur on Tuesday, August 28, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and provide a high level…