BEFORE THE Department of PUBLIC
HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
OF THE STATE OF MONTANA
In the matter of the amendment of ARM 37.40.830 pertaining to hospice reimbursement
NOTICE OF AMENDMENT
TO: All Concerned Persons
1. On November 16, 2018, the Department of Public Health and Human Services published MAR Notice No. 37-868 pertaining to the public hearing on the proposed amendment of the above-stated rule at page 2297 of the 2018 Montana Administrative Register, Issue Number 22.
2. The department has amended the above-stated rule as proposed.
3. No comments or testimony were received.
4. The department intends to apply increases in the hospice reimbursement rates retroactively to October 1, 2018. Decreases in hospice rates will not be applied retroactively, but will be effective upon adoption of the proposed rule amendment.
/s/ Robert Lishman /s/ Sheila Hogan
Robert Lishman Sheila Hogan, Director
Rule Reviewer Public Health and Human Services
Certified to the Secretary of State January 2, 2019.