CMS Revises Addition Manual Sections for Home Health Services

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has issued Change Request 12222 which updates the Medicare General Information, Eligibility and Entitlement Manual, chapter 4-¬†Physician Certification and Recertification of Services, sections 30 and 30.1 to include allowed practitioners (nurse practitioners, certified nurse specialists). Specifically section 30.1 has been revised to include allowed practitioners where the term…