Planned Revisions to Home Health Beneficiary Notice Open to Comments

Home health agencies (HHAs) are required to use the Home Health Advance Beneficiary Notice (HHABN), CMS-R-296.to provide written notice to fee-for-service Medicare beneficiaries of Medicare non-coverage, as well as reductions in care provided as required by the Lutwin lawsuit settlement. Three interchangeable option boxes are present in the current HHABN to meet these requirements. Option…