CMS Proposes to Permanently Expand Telehealth for Home Health

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is proposing to permanently finalize the regulatory flexibility issued in the first COVID-19 interim final rule (85 FR 19230) that permits home health agencies to provide telehealth and remote monitoring services when ordered in the plan  of care. CMS is continuing its commitment to advance  the use of…

NAHC Analysis of the CY 2021 Home Health Proposed Rule

CY 2021 Home Health Proposed Rule Addresses Payment Rates, Telehealth, Quality Program and Home Infusion Therapy   Late this afternoon the preview of the CY 2021 home health proposed rule, Medicare and Medicaid Programs; CY 2021 Home Health Prospective Payment System Rate Update; Home Health Quality Reporting Requirements; and Home Infusion Therapy Services Requirements, was…