CMS Issued Instructions to MACs on the 2016 HHPPS Rate Updates

Posted on Sunday, November 15, 2015 7:31 PM

CMS issued Change Request (CR)9406/Transmittal 3383, which provides instructions to the MACs on the HHPPS rate update for CY2016. The change request addresses the system changes necessary to implement the changes to the Market Basket Update; National, Standardized 60-Day Episode Payment; National Per-Visit Rates; Low-Utilization Payment Adjustment (LUPA); LUPA Add-On Payments; Non-Routine Supply Payments; and Rural Add-on.  Click here to read more.

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