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CMS to Host Next Home Health, Hospice & DME Open Door Forum Tomorrow

Call to be held on Wed., Sept. 18th from 2 to 3 p.m. ET.

September 17, 2019


LeadingAge Urges Co-Sponsorship of Federal Home Health Payment Innovation Act

LeadingAge NY urges congressional representatives to co-sponsor bill to prevent major cuts to home health payment rates.

September 3, 2019


2019 Medicare Home Health Maximization Services Initiative

OMIG is requesting that agencies demand bill each beneficiary for claims falling between Oct. 1, 2018 and March 31, 2019 and include both FFS and EPS claims.

August 27, 2019


Urge Congress to Support the Home Health Payment Innovation Act

This bipartisan bill prevents payment reductions to home health agencies based on behavioral assumptions. 

August 13, 2019


CMS to Hold Home Health PDGM Operational Issues Call

The call will be held on Wed., Aug. 21st from 1:30 to 3 p.m. and will address implementation of billing changes and other topics.

August 5, 2019


CMS Issues CY 2020 Home Health PPS Rate Update

The proposal phases out prepayments for home health, ratchets up reductions based on behavioral assumptions in PDGM.

July 16, 2019


Home Health Updates

HHCAHPS Preview Reports with star ratings available; webcast on new PEPPER for CHHAs.

July 2, 2019


Reminder: All CHHAs Should Transition to New Home Health Change of Care Form by July 1st

There have been no changes made to the form.

June 18, 2019


CMS Seeks Public Input on Patients over Paperwork Initiative

Members are encouraged to provide input on ways to reduce administrative and regulatory burden and improve care.

June 11, 2019


Manual Updates for Home Health

CMS updates manuals relating to requirements for home health recertification and plans of care.

April 16, 2019
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