The National PACE Association (NPA) works proactively with staff at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and members of Congress who work on policy issues affecting PACE® organizations. Because PACE organizations are innovative programs that work with both the Medicare and Medicaid programs, the PACE Model of Care has its own regulations that govern PACE organization operations.
CMS has released the long-awaited proposed rule for PACE (CMS-4168-P). It is on public display at FederalRegister.gov. The proposed rule was published in the Federal Register on Aug. 16, 2016. Comments were due by Oct. 17, 2016, 60 days after publication. NPA and other stakeholders are now awaiting release of the new final rule for PACE.
NPA has prepared the following resources:
If you have questions or comments related to the proposed rule, contact Chris van Reenen, vice president of Regulatory Affairs.
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