New at Noyce Consulting — hospice caps
On Friday, CMS released the FY 2017 Hospice Final Rule.
Download your PDF version at https://www.federalregister.gov/public-inspection
Remember that hospices must calculate and report their estimated aggregate Cap to their Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC) between three and five months after the October 31 each year.
That makes the final deadline for the 2015 CAP report March 31, 2016. There's still time to comply. Don't risk payment suspension by filing late.