Homecare Software Tag

Home health leaders and executives must balance the needs of patients and staff with the demands of running a business. This article considers three challenges that home health executives and leaders will face in 2023 and how some in the industry plan to overcome them....

Regulatory agencies require home health agencies (HHAs) to maintain comprehensive written policies and procedures. Your agency’s policy and procedure (P&P) manual provides guidance, supports operations, and helps ensure patient safety. Since policies are so important, it’s essential to know how often your agency should update...

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California Electronic Visit Verification Phase II Information

 

Like most other states, EVV was mandated for the state of California via the 21st Century Cures Act. Phase I of California EVV began at the start of 2021, with Phase II set to begin in January of 2022. What services are covered? Who is California's EVV state aggregator, and can I select my own system for my agency? We answer those questions and cover the bases in this blog...

Missouri Sandata Electronic Visit Verification Update

 

EVV was mandated for the state of Missouri with a 2021 start date for some agency types. Per the Missouri Department of Social Services (DSS), Electronic visit verification is required for all Medicaid Personal care services administered within the state. Missouri has now chosen a vendor to be its official state aggregator...

 

To view the Georgia Medicaid EVV System solution by Alora, click here

 

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...

 

To view the Minnesota Medicaid EVV System solution by Alora, click here

 

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.