Notice of Election (NOE) - Form CMS - 1450 (Rev. 3118)
By Find-A-Code | Published August 3rd, 2015
When a Medicare beneficiary elects hospice services, hospices must complete form locators identified in section 20.1.2 for the Uniform (Institutional Provider) Bill (Form CMS-1450), which is an election notice.
In addition, the hospice must complete the Form CMS-1450 when the election is for a patient who has changed an election from one ...
Levels of Care Data Required on the Institutional Claim to Medicare Contractor
By | Published August 3rd, 2015
With the exception of payment for physician services, Medicare payment for hospice care is made at one of four predetermined rates for each day that a Medicare beneficiary is under the care of the hospice. The four rates are prospective rates; there are no retroactive adjustments other than the application ...
FI Service to HHAs and Hospices (Rev. 1, 10-01-03)
By Find-A-Code | Published July 17th, 2015
Under 42 CFR 421.117, CMS is authorized to designate RHHIs to service HHAs and hospices. This provision was implemented through the designation of regional FIs to service all HHAs and hospices. See http://www.cms.hhs.gov/contacts/incardir.asp for RHHI jurisdictions.
An HHA or hospice chain may request to be served under an arrangement involving a ...