• Hospice Changes: Effective April 1, 2018, the Mississippi Administrative Code Title 23: Medicaid, Part 205: Hospice prior authorization requirements have been updated. The Administrative Code updates can be reviewed in their entirety at Effective April 1, 208, please use the following new forms to complete authorization or changes for hospice services: Election Notice, Hospice Revocation-Discharge, Physician Certification, and Transfer Form.