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CMS Releases Notice Regarding Late Hospice NOEs

On December 1, 2016, CMS released a MLN Matters article addressing timely filing of Notice of Election (NOE) for hospice. Hospices must file an NOE for each patient within five calendar days after the effective date of the election. If an NOE is not submitted and accepted within this time period, Medicare will not cover […]

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December 8, 2016

Hospice Experience with NOE/NOTR Requested

HEALTHCAREfirst Encourages Hospice Providers to Participate in NAHC/NHPCO Survey. Since the inception of the new timely filing rules for Hospice Notices of Election and Termination/Revocation (NOE/NOTR), hospice care providers have experienced issues that make filing NOEs and NOTRs cumbersome, or lead to delays in posting NOE or NOTR data to CMS systems, which results in […]

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August 24, 2015

Teleconference Scheduled Regarding Hospice NOE Timely Filing

Hospice NOE Timely Filing Requirements. Medicare Administrative Contractor CGS, recently announced an educational opportunity for hospice providers to learn more about timely filing requirements for submitting notices of election (NOEs) under Change Request 8877. CGS will also discuss the exception process for untimely NOEs and examples of valid and invalid exceptional circumstances will be provided. […]

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February 6, 2015