NAHC Discusses MA Plan and Home Health Certification Requirements with CMS Officials

In the final call letter for the 2015 rates for the Medicare Advantage (MA) plans, CMS “clarified” that the MA plans were to apply the same certification requirements as fee-for-service (FFS) Medicare to plan members who receive home health services. The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) has serious concerns with this directive. Last…