NAHC Issues Part 3 Of Its “IN FOCUS” Series On Hospice Payment Rule
Posted on Thursday, June 4, 2015 3:05 PM
NAHC published an initial overview
of the proposed FY 2016 Hospice Payment Rule
. In order to provide more in-depth coverage of specific elements of the proposed rule, NAHC is developing a series of “IN FOCUS” articles that will be published in the upcoming weeks. Click here
for Corridor’s coverage on Part 1 and here
for Part 2. Part 3 of the “IN FOCUS” series focuses on CMS proposals for the Hospice Quality Reporting Program (HQRP).
The proposed FY 2016 hospice payment rule contains proposed changes and updates to the Hospice Quality Reporting Program (HQRP). CMS states in its comments that its primary concern is the successful development of a HQRP that promotes the delivery of high quality healthcare services. In order to be considered as part of its rulemaking process, comments must be received by June 29, 2015 and be submitted here.
to read Part 3 of NAHC’s “IN FOCUS” series.