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CMS Invites Applications for Hospice Care Choices Model

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is requesting applications from hospices for participation in the Medicare Care Choices Model. The primary goal of the Care Choices Model is to test whether beneficiaries who meet Medicare hospice eligibility requirements would elect hospice if they could continue to seek curative services. Applications are due June 19. Additional information about the Medicare Care Choices Model is available at A copy of the CMS announcement is attached.