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Indiana EVV

Home Health Blog - Indiana Medicaid EVV

Indiana Electronic Visit Verification Information

With the introduction and subsequent passage of the 21st Century Cures Act, state Medicaid programs will require providers of personal care, homecare and home health services to use an electronic visit verification (EVV) system for accurate documentation of all services performed. The federally required law directs that providers within the state of Indiana will need to utilize an approved Indiana electronic visit verification system to document the below information:

  • Location of service
  • Date and time of service
  • Caregiver or individual providing service
  • The type of service provided
  • Name of the individual receiving service
  • The start and end time services are provided

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Illinois Review Choice Demonstration to Begin on June 1

The Center for Medicare Services (CMS) recently released information about the next steps for its Review Choice Demonstration (RCD). Illinois will be the first state to participate with the newest version of this demonstration, beginning  June 1, 2019. The Five (5) state claims review demonstration also includes Ohio, North Carolina, Florida, and Texas.

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PDGM

HOME HEALTH BLOG – How Home Health Agencies can prepare for PDGM 2020 

 We’re well into 2019, and it seems PDGM (Patient-Driven Groupings Model) is among the most discussed healthcare topics at the moment. From industry trade publications to speakers at national conferences, everyone is talking about how PDGM will affect home health agencies in 2020. The information can be insightful, but it can also be overwhelming. Here is a key-point summary that will help your home health agency prepare for 2020, both financially and operationally.

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HOME HEALTH BLOG – Spotlight on Occupational Therapy

April is Occupational Therapy Month!

Occupational therapy helps people across their lifespan to do the things they want and need to do through the therapeutic use of daily activities or occupations.

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