NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (February 14, 2019)—On February 12th, the Home Medical Equipment & Services Association of New England (HOMES) was invited by Health & Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex...
The Case for Outsourced Coding
Freeing up staff time from OASIS coding can save time, money, and prevent costly mistakes
DALLAS, Texas and DETROIT, Mich. (February 6, 2019)—Home health care technology provider Axxess is offering its clients additional coding and OASIS documentation solutions through a new partnership...
WASHINGTON, D.C. (October 23, 2018)—Citing “strong support from the supplier community” as well as initial success in DME MAC Jurisdictions C and D, CMS announced expansion of the Telephone...
WASHINGTON, D.C. (October 4, 2018)—In June 2018, the Office of Inspector General for the Department of Health & Human Services reported that most Medicare claims for replacement positive airway...
SHOREVIEW Minn. and MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich. (August 14, 2018)—Maxwell Healthcare Associates (MHA), a post-acute operational, financial, technological, clinical and regulatory consulting firm and...
WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 27, 2018)—The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced new and enhanced initiatives designed to improve Medicaid program integrity through greater...
Preparing for ZPIC Audits
Conducting a mock audit shows good intentions to payers and auditors
Accreditation Services for Home Health and Hospice
These bodies provide accreditation and consultative services
Solving the Problem of Delivery Process Audits
An electronic system simplifies the process
ATLANTA (January 18, 2018)—Medtrade organizers are looking for experts with a willingness to share their successes and struggles. Consultants and providers with the kind of experience that can help...
—Via AAHomecare, WASHINGTON, D.C. (August 30, 2017)—On account of requests from several providers to extend the deadline to enter 2nd Quarter 2017 HME Audit Key data, the survey will remain open...
ATLANTA (August 23, 2017)—The van Halem Group, a division of VGM Group, Inc. (vHG), has finalized an agreement with HIPAAwise to exclusively offer its online HIPAA Compliance Program application to...
Washington Report: DME Competitive Bidding Program Saved Billions Researchers compared prices from Round 1 of the Medicare competitive bidding program, which were established for the periods...
—Via AAHomecare—WASHINGTON, D.C. (August 15, 2017)—On account of requests from several providers to extend the deadline to enter 2nd Quarter 2017 HME Audit Key data, the survey will remain open...
Necessary Insurance for Home Health Agencies
Minimize claim damage with the right policy