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Submit Comments by May 30 – FY 2024 Hospice Proposed Rule

CMS issued a FY 2024 Hospice Payment Rate Update proposed rule update Medicare hospice payments, wage index, quality reporting programs, and policies. See a summary of proposed provisions. We encourage you to review the rule and submit formal comments by May 30, 2023. 

Value-Based Insurance Design (VBID) Model: Hospice Benefit Component

As of January 1, 2021, participating Medicare Advantage Organizations can include the Medicare hospice benefit in their Part A benefits package. Visit the Hospice Benefit Component webpage for more information.

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For questions about hospice payment policy, send your inquiry via email to: hospicepolicy@cms.hhs.gov.

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