CMS Notifying Agencies of Non-Compliance

Also, you may download preview reports and star rating reports from January 2020 refresh The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is providing notifications to Home Health Agencies that were determined to be out of compliance with Home Health Quality Reporting Program (HH QRP) requirements, which will affect their CY 2020 Annual Payment Update (APU).…

Quality Reporting Updates for Home Health Providers

The Quarterly OASIS Q&As for July 2019 are available here. NAHC previously reported that the Provider Preview Reports and the Star Rating Preview Reports were available in home health agencies’ CASPER folder.  Both of these reports have been recently updated by CMS.  The Provider Preview Reports posted for the October 2019 refresh have been corrected…

CMS Open Door Forum Reviews CY2019 Home Health Payment Rule

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) held its most recent Home Health, Hospice and DME Open Door Forum on Wednesday, July 11.  A large majority of the call was dedicated to the 2019 proposed home health prospective payment system (HHPPS) rate update rule. Following is a summary of those provisions and other matters…