OIG Reports on Home Health Agency Infection Control Audit

An audit of eight home health agencies (HHAs) by the¬†Office of the Inspector General (OIG) found that most had infection control policies and procedures that met the stndards set by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and followed CMS COVID-19 guidance to safeguard Medicare beneficiaries, caregivers, and staff during the coronavirus pandemic, according…