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Face-to-Face Encounter Requirement – Some Respite on the Narrative in F2F Medical Review?

Posted on 07. Jul, 2014 by .

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NAHC is further holding on filing the lawsuit to give CMS the chance to assess the concerns and the changes sought by the trade association.

In March, the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) informed that it had decided…

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Attention Home Care Providers! Don’t Get Caught in the Cost Report Confusion

Posted on 24. Jun, 2014 by .

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Even though some provider types now have the Form CMS 339 Questionnaire included in their cost reporting form, HHAs and hospice providers are still required to file a separate Form CMS 339.

These days home care providers have a new…

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RACs: Watch Out for These Home Care Reviews in 2014

Posted on 17. Jun, 2014 by .

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Once the RACs start looking at your claim, they’ll check out everything including F2F documentation, technical items, and more.

Early in 2014, three of the four Medicare Recovery Audit Contractors (RACs) – CGI, Connolly and Healthdata Insights – announced two…

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