The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently announced a simplified, outcomes-based approach to certifying Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) systems for Medicaid personal care and home health services. Read on to learn more about the new streamlined certification process.
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The New York State Department of Health’s EVV Stakeholder Report, which was part of its effort to successfully plan and implement EVV in time for the Cures Act mandate, includes information gathered from in-person listening sessions with providers and surveys conducted to assess the current landscape around EVV in NY. Read on for a summary of the findings.
Home care is one of the fastest growing industries today, with the demand for home health aides expected to increase a whopping 41 percent through 2026! Learn how you can prepare your agency for the future in HHAeXchange’s Home Care Agency Growth Roadmap.
Signed into law in December 2016, the 21st Century Cures Act’s purpose is to help bring new innovations and medical advances faster to patients who need them. Several of its provisions apply directly to homecare agencies. Here’s what providers need to know to prepare for the changes ahead and ensure compliance with the Cures Act EVV requirements.
In order to meet the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act’s goal of more accurate withholding, the IRS will be collecting more information on the face of the W-4, instead of referring taxpayers to the three worksheets of prior years. Read the blog to learn why this change matters to you.
Virginia homecare agencies are required to implement EVV in advance of the Jan. 1, 2020 federal deadline in order to ensure compliance and a timely transition. Check out all the details here to get up to speed on what’s happening in VA.
The healthcare industry is moving from a fee-for-service model to a value-based approach, which means payers like states and MCOs are shifting their focus away from the quantity of services delivered to the quality of care provided. Read on to learn more about this important change and how you can deliver value-based care.
Many homecare agencies have grown accustomed to spending time, money, and energy bringing caregivers in from the field for in-service days, and don’t realize that the requirements for in-service trainings have changed. Read on to learn more about New York’s current in-service rules and why agencies are making the switch to eLearning.
Florida homecare agencies are required to implement EVV in advance of the Jan. 1, 2020 federal deadline in order to ensure compliance and a timely transition. Check out all the details here to get up to speed on what’s happening in the Sunshine State.
The homecare industry is facing a crisis: caregivers are in short supply and high demand. But the situation isn’t entirely out of your control. Learn what you can do now to attract and recruit quality caregivers.