Since the passage of the Cures Act in 2016, the entire healthcare industry has been gearing up to comply with the EVV mandate. However, for most states, full EVV compliance has just begun. Three industry veterans discuss the status of EVV in 2021 and how payers and providers can shift from an implementation mindset to one of continuous improvement.
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Over the last decade, Payers have begun to recognize the value in addressing social determinants of health (SDOH) within their beneficiary populations, both from a member health and cost perspective. To share more about the concept of SDOH and its potential, we spoke with Lisa Dugan, Senior Director of Integrated Network Development at HHAeXchange.
Your success in meeting new regulations is largely dependent upon your perspective and approach, as well as on the resources you choose to utilize. We’ll share how payers can succeed in complying with the Cures Act’s EVV mandate with the right tools and the right mindset.
As we turn the corner on 2020, it’s time to look ahead. What opportunities can your organization leverage in 2021? What challenges should you be ready to tackle? We’ve gathered insights from our HHAeXchange leadership team to give you a comprehensive picture of what’s to come in the homecare industry this year.
HHAeXchange reflects on the 2020 National Association of Medicaid Directors (NAMD) Conference’s themes of flexibility, innovation, and resiliency, and discusses changes and challenges to come in 2021.
As payers redirect their focus from service delivery to patient outcomes, new reimbursement models have emerged to reward providers who can demonstrate an efficient, patient-centered care experience. To better understand the potential of homecare in the shift to value-based care, we spoke with two HHAeXchange executives.
New and updated regulatory waivers recently released by CMS will allow homecare providers more flexibility in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. These temporary changes will apply immediately across the U.S. healthcare system and will remain for the duration of the emergency declaration.
With 49 states and DC receiving approvals for GFE exemptions, there was clearly a universal need for additional time to implement EVV. HHAeXchange examines the main reasons behind states’ delays to EVV implementation in this blog post.
From the shift to value-based care to an increased focus on caregiver well-being, read on to learn more about HHAeXchange’s predictions for homecare in 2020.
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.