Open Door Forum on Templates and Clinical Data Elements for Respiratory Related Items

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced that PCG will host a Special Open Door Forum (SODF) to allow physicians, provider and supplier professional associations, and/or all other interested parties to provide feedback on the Respiratory related Clinical Templates and CDEs that are posted on the CMS.gov website. The SODF is scheduled…

CMS Announces Clinical Templates for Home Health Agencies

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) hosted a Special Open Door Forum on two new clinical templates/clinical data elements (CDEs) developed for home health agencies: Home Health F2F Encounter and Home Health Certification/Plan of Care. CMS developed the voluntary templates/CDEs for physicians and home health agencies in order to assist with documenting eligibility…