Home Health & Hospice

How much will the final CMS rebasing rule, which took effect January 1, 2014, cut Medicare home health payments by over the next four years?

Homecare Insider, May 19, 2014

The final rule is set to cut Medicare home health payments by 14% over the next four years, resulting from a 3.5% annual reduction from 2014 to 2017—the maximum amount permitted by the rebasing provision in the Affordable Care Act.