TITLE

Medicare issues home health PPS notice

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Hospice Management Advisor;Jan2009, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a notice to update the Home Health Prospective Payment System (HH PPS) for the year 2009. Under the notice, medicare payments to home health agencies will increase by an estimated additional $30 million next year as a result of a 2.9% increase in the annual market basket calculation of the cost of goods and services included in providing services under the HH PPS.
ACCESSION #
36135561

 

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