We’re all familiar with electronic visit verification (EVV), but are most people losing sight of its importance as the center of successful agency management? Sure, it’s an effective monitoring tool for tracking arrivals and departures, but top home care agencies are also using EVV as the engine to drive successful agency management. When EVV drives value throughout the whole platform including billing, auditing, payroll and aide management, agencies run more smoothly.
As anybody in the home care industry knows, traditional EVV tracks visit arrival and departure times, requires comments detailing the type of care provided during a visit and notes when a visit hasn’t been completed. Altogether, it serves as a monitoring tool that simplifies billing for providers and lets payers know when the care being paid for is the same as that being delivered. That said, agencies can leverage integrated EVV platforms to more efficiently track and verify that a patient is receiving proper care and that caregivers are adhering to a member’s plan-of-care. Read More