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HomeCare Thursday
May 16, 2019
CMS Clarifies Claims Process Revisions
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid released revisions to Chapter 10 of the Medicare Claims Processing Manual, providing new instructions to home health agencies for claims submissions under PDGM.
Which States Fare Worst for Senior Health?
Young seniors are reporting better health but also riskier behaviors, according to a new report from the United Health Foundation that also ranks states according to senior health measures. For younger seniors, mental health concerns top the list of health worries.
Ensuring Oasis Accuracy
Ensuring OASIS Accuracy
Improper documentation may threaten agencies’ bottom lines under PDGM. While numerous factors will play a part in reimbursement, the OASIS assessment is critical when making a claim.
Preventing Falls at Home
Preventing Falls at Home
Falls are the 14th leading cause of death in the United States and lead to $150 billion in lost wages and medical costs each year. Savvy HME dealers can generate revenue conducting home assessments and helping customers mitigate fall risks in their homes through modification.
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