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Find Your Agency's 2017 Medicare PPS Rate
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the final calendar year 2017 (CY17) payment and policy changes for Medicare Home Health Agencies (HHAs) in November 2016.
The final rule identifies the CY17 Medicare policies and rates for the Home Health Agency Prospective Payment System (HH PPS), the HH Value-Based Purchasing Program, and the HH Quality Reporting Program.
CMS projects that payments to HHAs in CY17 will decrease by $130 million, with a net decrease of 0.7 percent in the rates from CY16. To see your agency's rates, download the 2017 Home Health Agency Medicare Prospective Payment System Rate Calculator.