Important Current and Future Hospice Billing Changes Outlined in MLN Matters Article

During 2017 the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced significant changes that, beginning in early 2018, allow hospice providers to electronically submit Notices of Election (NOE) and related transactions and to correct election or revocation dates without needing to cancel all transactions related to the hospice election.  Most recently, CMS issued a MLN…

IMPORTANT HOSPICE UPDATE: Issues with Electronic Submission of Hospice NOEs

In July 2017, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued Change Request 10064, Accepting Hospice Notices of Election via Electronic Data Interchange, providing instruction on submission of hospice Notices of Election (NOEs) electronically, which was effective January 1, 2018.  Details related to the development of software that would allow for submission of NOEs and related…