Hospice Pepper Retrieval Rate Tops 50%; Review Training and Q&A Now Available Online

Each April, the TMF Health Quality Institute issues Hospice Program for Evaluating Payment Patterns Electronic Report (PEPPER).  The PEPPER Report provides hospice-specific data for services/care patterns that may be potential risk areas for improper payment, and data at the state, Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC) jurisdiction, and national levels for comparison.  Over the course of the…

New PEPPER Report and WebEx Review in April

The TMF Health Quality Institute will hold a Hospice PEPPER Review WebEx on Thursday, April 26, 2018, to coincide with the release of TMF’s Program for Evaluating Payment Patterns Electronic Report (PEPPER) for hospice providers. The 2018 Hospice PEPPER is scheduled for release on or around Monday, April 16. Following are the details related to…