The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requests Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) review protocols to prevent the acceptance of hospice claims with a future date in the date field. The contractor shall create an edit and return such notices with a future date to a provider.
Subject: Preventing Hospice Notices of Election with Future Dates
Release Date: Feb. 17, 2017
Effective Date: July 1, 2017
Implementation Date: July 3, 2017
Special Notes: N/A