CMS Issues Several Change Requests For Home Health Agencies

CMS has issued four Change Requests that provide guidance to the Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) on several home health policy and claims processing issues:

  • Change request 8699- Preventing Duplicate Payments When Overlapping Inpatient and Home Health Claims Are Received Out of Sequence
  • Change Request 8710-PreventingPayment on Requests for Anticipated Payment (RAPs) When Home Health Beneficiaries are Enrolled in Medicare Advantage (MA) Plans
  • Change Request 8813- DiagnosisReporting on Home Health Claims
  • Change Request 8818 -Clarification of the Confined to the Home Definition in Chapter 15, Covered Medical and Other Health Services, of the Medicare Benefit Policy Manual

Click here for more details from NAHC.

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