Tag: maintenance therapy

New August Podcast: Maintenance Therapy

Today we’ll be revisiting our conversations with Dee Kornetti and Cindy Krafft, owners and founders of Kornetti & Krafft Health Care Solutions. Both are recognized speakers in the areas of home health and physical therapy, bringing decades of expertise to offer compliance and revenue solutions. Today, we are talking about Cindy and Dee’s newly updated […]

Judge orders CMS to comply with Jimmo settlement

On February 1, a U.S. District Court judge in Vermont ordered the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to implement a Corrective Action Plan under the Jimmo agreement. The plan must be underway by September 4, 2017, and it must improve education about the coverage of nursing and skilled therapy services needed to maintain […]

Medicare to better explain maintenance therapy coverage, reject Improvement Standard

A plan proposed by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has been accepted by a judge, ending the Jimmo v. Sebelius legal battle. The plan comes after plaintiffs of the case filed a motion in March of 2016, claiming that the Secretary had failed to meet requirements of the Jimmo Settlement Agreement, which […]