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HHS/CMS RIN: 0938-AR64 Publication ID: Spring 2013 
Title: FY 2014 Hospice Rate Update (CMS-1449-F) 
Abstract: This final rule updates the hospice payment rates and the wage index for fiscal year (FY) 2014, and continue the phase out of the wage index budget neutrality adjustment factor (BNAF). This rule also clarifies how hospices are to report diagnoses on hospice claims, and implements changes in the requirements for the hospice quality reporting program. 
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services(HHS)  Priority: Economically Significant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Final Rule Stage 
Major: Yes  Unfunded Mandates: No 
CFR Citation: 42 CFR 418   
Legal Authority: 1814(i) (1) of the Act    1814(i) (2)    PL 111-148   
Legal Deadline:
Action Source Description Date
Final  Statutory    08/01/2013 
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  05/31/2013  78 FR 27823   
NPRM Comment Period End  06/28/2013 
Final Action  08/00/2013 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: Undetermined  Government Levels Affected: Undetermined 
Small Entities Affected: Businesses  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Hillary Loeffler
Director, Division of Home Health and Hospice
Department of Health and Human Services
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Center for Medicare, MS: C5-07-22, 7500 Security Boulevard,
Baltimore, MD 21244
Phone:410 786-0456

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