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Hospice Item Set Coming July 2014

Beginning July 1, 2014, CMS will require all Medicare-certified Hospices to begin using the Hospice Item Set (HIS) for all patients, a requirement of The Affordable Care Act establishing a Hospice Quality Reporting Program (HQRP)...

Posted in Home Care Hospice By MED-PASS Team
The ICD-10-CM Implementation Delay

On April 1, a new federal law was approved that includes a provision delaying the implementation of ICD-10 diagnosis and procedure codes until at least October 1, 2015. This marks the second delay, the first extended the deadline from October 1, 2013 to October 1, 2014. Could it be extended again and what does that mean in terms of preparing for ICD-10-CM in 2015?

Posted in Long-Term Care Home Care Hospice Assisted Living By MED-PASS Team
ICD-10 Implementation Delay

A delay of the new ICD-10 coding implementation appears imminent.  A bill that includes a provision delaying the implementation of ICD-10 has passed.

Posted in Hospice By MED-PASS Team