Home Health Line Breaking News
10/15/2021
Due to a number of inquiries about HIPPS code requirements, Medicare Administrative Contractor CGS is reminding providers of a change under PDGM that has impacted no-pay RAPS and final claims in 2021.
10/14/2021
A new study by PHI National and the University of California San Francisco found that “an immeasurably small number” of displaced workers during the second quarter of 2020 were re-employed into direct care.
10/13/2021
The Alliance for Home Health Quality and Innovation (AHHQI) recently announced the recipient of its 2021 research grant.
10/08/2021
The Home Health Research Grant is now accepting submissions for research proposals seeking 2022 funding, which will help advance home health care and may seek to improve care delivery at home through quality and innovation.
10/07/2021
Those working in healthcare should not expect many more fully risk-based payment models from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation.
10/06/2021
Officials will share updates on new claims-based measures included in the HQRP as part of the FY2022 Hospice Final Rule.
10/01/2021
CMS should develop and share more information on COVID-19 infection prevention and control best practices that home health providers can use to comply with requirements and guidance, according to a new report from the OIG.
09/30/2021
09/29/2021
CMS has released the participants in the 2022 Medicare Advantage Value-Based Insurance Design (VBID) model, including 13 Medicare Advantage organizations participating in the Hospice Benefit Component. That’s up from nine participants in 2021, the initial year.
09/24/2021
The CDC recommends that people aged 65 years and older, along with other at-risk groups, should receive a booster shot of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine at least 6 months after completing their Pfizer primary series.

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