Tag: face-to-face

Acing face-to-face encounters

Getting a clear face-to-face encounter for your patient records is critical to avoid challenges in pre-claim and post-payment reviews. Yet, agencies continue to struggle to clear this important hurdle. Attorney Robert Markette joins us today to talk about face-to-face encounters in home health. Subscribe on SoundCloud, Spotify, or Apple Podcasts.

New House bill would change face-to-face documentation requirement

A new bill filed in the U.S. House would require CMS to consider a patient’s entire patient — including the home health agency’s medical record — when determining whether a patient is eligible to receive home health care. The “Home Health Documentation and Program Improvement Act of 2017” was introduced in the House on May […]