Important Information for all HHA in Review Choice Demonstration under PDGM

For those home health agencies that are part of the Review Choice Demonstration and have selected the Pre-claim Review (PCR) option, the long awaited CMS update confirming that HHAs will need to submit a PCR for each 30-day billing period has been posted.  CMS updated the RCD Operational Guide, Chapter 6, with the following: For…

NAHC Files Comments Opposing Medicaid Changes that Restrict Access to Care

The National Association for Home Care and Hospice (NAHC) strongly opposes proposed rules changes regarding state analysis of access to care, public reporting, and application of requirements for an access monitoring review plan of Medicaid programs, wrote NAHC President William A. Dombi in comments submitted to the Department of Health and Human Services and Centers…