CHHACMS to Discuss Home Care Proposal, Hospice Billing
Home Care and Hospice Open Door Forum scheduled for Wed., July 11th.
- July 9, 2018
CHHACMS Moves Forward on Changes to Home Health Prospective Payment System
Advances remote patient monitoring, eliminates PDGM’s “therapy thresholds” and changes unit of payment to 30-day periods of care.
- July 3, 2018
CHHAHome Health Changes in Federal Spending Bill
Spending bill signed into law on Fri., Feb. 9th will have both positive and negative impacts on home health care.
- February 13, 2018
CHHAElectronic Visit Verification Guidance Issued by CMS
All states to require EVV for Medicaid-funded personal care services by 2019.
- May 21, 2018
CHHAState Education Department Proposes Advanced Home Health Aide Regulations
The regulations establish AHHA tasks, require direct supervision of AHHAs by registered professional nurses, and set up the training and competency requirements for the role.
- June 19, 2018
CHHAProposed Regulations Establish Advanced Home Health Aides and Require New Entities to Comply with Criminal History Record Checks and Home Care Worker Registry
Comments on regulations due July 29th.
- June 5, 2018
CHHACHHA and Personal Care Medicaid Cost Report Software Available
Medicaid Cost Report submissions are due in July.
- May 15, 2018
CHHAOMIG Issues 2018-2019 Work Plan
Plan details OMIG’s intended areas of review in home health, long term care services, and Medicaid managed care.
- April 13, 2018
CHHALeadingAge NY Comments on LTC Need Methodologies and Innovative Models Recommendations
Draft recommendations focus on the Certificate of Need process.
- March 9, 2018
CHHADOH Regulatory Modernization Report Outlines Recommendations for Post-Acute Care Management and Telehealth
Recommendations include guidance for post-acute care collaborations; elimination of the PRI for nursing home admissions; investment in information technology and telehealth; consumer and provider education on hospice, palliative care, and advance care planning; and changes in the originating site limits for telehealth services.
- February 26, 2018
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