Author: Alora Home Health Software

On June 21, the US Department of Labor's (DOL's) Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) issued the Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS). This federal update mandated home care agencies to implement new practices. The ETS was published to protect healthcare and healthcare support workers from occupational...

Georgia Electronic Visit Verification Start Date Postponed

 

Following the passing of the 21st Century Cures Act, EVV was mandated for the state of Georgia. The initial official Go-live date for Georgia Medicaid EVV was July 1, 2021, however as of June 2021 the date has been postponed.

When is its official start date? What types of services are covered under the requirements? What model of state EVV does Georgia fall under? What kind of data must be transmitted for each visit? Is the state providing a free EVV system? Can I use my current EVV software and still be compliant? In this blog you will find information and answers to each of those questions and more...

June 2021 Minnesota Electronic Visit Verification Update

 

As states begin to emerge from the hardships caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, our home health blog is committed to providing the latest updates on EVV implementation on a state-by-state basis. In this blog we focus on the latest news out of Minnesota, and the June 2021 news that the state has selected an official EVV aggregator.

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Wyoming Medicaid EVV 

Information on Wyoming Electronic Visit Verification 

 

As home health and personal care agencies continue to move towards compliance with regulatory requirements with regard to Electronic Visit Verification (EVV), agencies in Wyoming face important end-of-year deadlines for EVV implementation. Wyoming Department of Medicaid requirements will need to be met for certain types of care in the state, or agencies will chance the risks of denied payments and other possible penalties. Get info on the start date, the state-sponsored system, and more in this blog...