Tag: Legislation

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Compliance Risks Pertinent To Home Health Agencies

How is your Home Health Agency (HHA) complying with state and federal compliance regulations and standards? This might seem like a loaded question. That’s partly because it is. In this blog, we’re going to look into some of the risks that could cause noncompliance in your day-to-day operations, and how to avoid such noncompliance.
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November 7, 2015

Shift Towards Value Based Care

In the current fee-for-service model of reimbursing providers for health care, physicians and organizations have incentives to ‘do’ more. The more tests you order, patients you […]
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December 7, 2015

CMS Hospice Compare Website Is Now Live

CMS recently debuted their new Hospice Compare website on August 16. Like the Home Health Compare website, Hospice Compare provides a snapshot of the quality of care each hospice facility offers to its patients.
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August 23, 2017

Implementing EVV for State Medicaid Programs

When Congress passed the 21st Century Cures Act in December 2016—which mandated Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) for all state Medicaid-funded services—EVV became a reality for many home health agencies across the country.
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August 6, 2020