CMS Issues Final Rule to Reform Hospice Survey Process

Special Focus Program to be Part of Future Rulemaking NAHC webinar, “Final Hospice Survey Reforms:  Implications for Providers” to review the final survey reforms for Friday, November 5, from noon to 1 p.m.  Registration for NAHC members is free of charge. For additional registration information, please go HERE In mid-2019, the Department of Health and…

House Panel Approves Hospice Survey Reform Legislation

On Wednesday, February 12, the House Ways & Means Committee gave formal consideration – and approval – to legislation introduced on February 10 designed to address concerns highlighted by the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) during 2019. (See previous NAHC Report for more.) The Helping Our Senior Population in Comfort Environments Act (HOSPICE Act…