Electronic Visit Verification is hitting the ground running this year with the anticipation of 21st Century Cares Act looming above everyone. Come January 1, 2019, the said law will require all Medicaid-reimbursed home care agencies across the country to utilize Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) systems.[…]
More than ever, your EMR solutions vendor should be able to help you out with compliance. Unfortunately, not everyone is ready.[…]
At some point, we found the CMS Conditions of Participation overwhelming. The changes are so extensive that you might find yourself scratching heads to solve compliance challenges. To be honest, we even found it hard to understand it ourselves!
If you ever find yourself stuck like we did, here are some sure-fire tips that might just be able to help you organize your thoughts and get you through this proverbial bump in the road.[…]
The upcoming CMS Conditions of Participation are bound to make quite a stir in the home health industry. It brings tons of changes, that could make you change the clinical and administrative functions of your agency.
But what is it really that you need to look out for in the coming COPS changes? We’ve compiled six important areas that you might want to be aware of as the deadline draws near.[…]
Home health care providers have been resolute these past years amidst the ever-evolving regulation changes proposed by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). As we move closer in anticipation of another sweeping change, it pays for agencies to understand the impact of the 2018 Medicare Conditions of Participation (CoPs) and avoid being taken by surprise.[…]
As most of you are probably aware, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has released the new updates of the Home Health Prospective Payment System which is currently set to become effective as of January 1, 2018.
Below are a few upcoming changes that caught our eye after reading through the unpublished version of the rule, we have provided a link to this article at the bottom of the page.[…]
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The process of using a manual fax machine for all of your Orders management in 2017 is mind-numbing. Imagine how much time your staff could spend on other things around the office if you could cut off the following tasks:
- Printing your patients’ notes and documents just to turn around and fax them out.
- Walking back and forth from the computer to the fax machine.
- Hand dialing fax numbers.
- Waiting for a successful transmission receipt.
- Scanning the orders that were faxed back into the computer and uploading them into your software.
In addition to all the wasted time, the expense of an agency operating with a[…]