Cost Report Submission Reminders & Updates for Home Health and Hospice Providers

The largest proportion of home health and hospice agencies utilize a calendar year fiscal year and are required by Medicare to submit their cost report by May 31. This article provides reminders of various changes that may impact the cost reporting process for these organizations. Electronic Cost Report Submission/CMS Webinar Starting last year, the Centers…

CMS Finalizes Revisions to Hospice Cost Report to Improve Accuracy of Reporting, Data

  –Recommendations Originated from NAHC’s HHFMA/HAA Groups Editor’s Note:  Special thanks go to Ted Cuppett of The Health Group, LLC, in Morgantown, WV, who wrote this summary of the hospice cost report changes incorporated in the recently-released Transmittal 3. The U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (“CMS”) has released Transmittal 3 to the Provider…