FY2021 Hospice Medicare and Medicaid Base Rates – At a Glance

Beginning October 1, 2020, hospice base payment rates will increase by 2.4 percent, as published in the final FY2021 Hospice Payment Rule.  As is customary, the Medicaid program waits until Medicare rates are finalized to issue guidance on the applicable corresponding hospice payment rates.  The Medicaid Financial Management Group recently issued a memorandum containing the…

NAHC Webinar on FY2021 Hospice Payment Rule & Election Statement/Addendum Requirements

The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) will present a new webinar on the final FY2021 Hospice Payment Rule and Election Statement/Addendum Requirements on Thursday, August 6, 2020 from 11:00AM to Noon Eastern. REGISTER Webinar Description: On Friday, July 31, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the final FY2021 Hospice…