HH PPS Rate Update for Calendar Year (CY) 2021 - Revised

MLN Matters Number: MM12017 Revised
Related CR Release Date: November 20, 2020
Related CR Transmittal Number: R10488CP
Related Change Request (CR) Number: 12017
Effective Date: January 1, 2021
Implementation Date: January 4, 2021

Note: CMS revised this article to reflect an updated Change Request (CR 12017) that revised the Policy section (page 4 in this article) and updated the Payment Rate Tables to include information on the cost per-unit table for outlier payments (Table 6). All references to Table 6 in the previous CR (and article) were changed to Table 7. The CR release date, transmittal number and link to the CR were also changed. All other information remains the same.

CR 12017 informs you of updates of several facets related to payments made under the Home Health (HH) Prospective Payment System (PPS). Please make sure your billing staffs are aware of these updates.

View the complete CMS Medicare Learning Network (MLN) Matters (MM)12017.

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