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Medicare Payment Basics: Hospice Services Payment System

Description
Overview of the Medicare hospice and palliative care benefit for beneficiaries who have a life expectancy of six months or less, and Medicare payments to hospice and palliative care providers. Describes the four levels of care of the hospice prospective payment system and payment rates.
Date
10/2020
Type
Document
Organization
Medicare Payment Advisory Commission
Tagged as
Hospice and palliative care · Legislation and regulations · Medicare · Reimbursement and payment models