CMS: Medicare Program; Calendar Year (CY) 2024 Home Health (HH) Prospective Payment System Rate Update; HH Quality Reporting Program Requirements; HH Value-Based Purchasing Expanded Model Requirements; Home Intravenous Immune Globulin Items and Services; Hospice Informal Dispute Resolution and Special Focus Program Requirements, Certain Requirements for Durable Medical Equipment Prosthetics and Orthotics Supplies; and Provider and Supplier Enrollment Requirements

Notice of final rule from the Centers for Medicare& Medicaid Services (CMS) updating the home health and home infusion therapy services payment rates for calendar year (CY) 2024. This rule also finalizes proposals to rebase and revise the home health market basket; revise the labor-related share; update the Home Health Quality Reporting Program (HH QRP) requirements; update the expanded Home Health Value-Based Purchasing (HHVBP) Model; and add an informal dispute resolution (IDR) and special focus program (SFP) for hospice, among other things. Also discusses comments received regarding access to home health aide services. These regulations are effective January 1, 2024.
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - Category: Rural Health Source Type: news