Information and news from the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization.
Tuesday, January 31, 2012
Revisions to the Hospice Medicare Summary Notice
For more than a year, NHPCO has advocating for changes to the Hospice Medicare Summary Notice (MSN) with CMS. The discussions began as provider members of NHPCO described in detail the reaction of some patients and families as they received a MSN – families were confused at the charges recorded on the MSN for each discipline,