CMS Updates Hospice Medicare Cost Report Form 1984-14 Instructions

Special thanks to Dave Macke, CHFP, FHFMA, Director of Healthcare Reimbursement Services at VonLehman CPA and Advisory Firm, for contributing this article  The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (“CMS”) issued Transmittal 4 for the Hospice Medicare Cost Report Form 1984-14 on April 30, 2021.  The effective date of the Transmittal is stated to be…

NAHC Submits Comments to CMS on Proposed Home Health Cost Report Changes

The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) and the Home Health Financial Managers Association (HHFMA) submitted comments on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) proposed changes to the home health cost report (Form CMS-1728-19) and cost reporting instructions. On April 16, 2019, the CMS published notice in the Federal Register of…