Rule would expand notification to hospices

March 2011
Hospice Management Advisor;Mar2011, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p34
The article reports that according to the American Hospital Association (AHA), a new rule proposed by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) would require the Medicare-participating providers and suppliers to notify all Medicare patients of their right to contact a quality improvement organization (QIO) with concerns about the quality of care received under the Medicare program.


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