OIG HHS Report Finds Eleven States Improperly Restricted Home Health Eligibility

On July 1, the Office of Inspector General of the Department of Health and Human Services (the OIG) sent a Memorandum Report (the Report) to Marilyn Tavenner, the Administrator for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, evaluating the states’ eligibility requirements for Medicaid Mandatory Home Health Services.  The Report found that eleven states had…