CMS Corrects Conflicting Policies On Who May Sign Home Health POC, Recertification

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued Change Request (CR) 12218,¬†which updates the Medicare Benefit Policy Manual, chapter 7 to correct information on who may sign the certification and recertification for home health patients, and includes instructions for the no -pay request for anticipated payment (RAP). In November 2020, CMS updated chapter…