Review the latest Medicare/Medicaid Updates.

Home Health and Hospice Face-to-Face Encounter Requirements

Effective Friday, April 1, 2011, CMS expects home health agencies and hospices have fully established internal processes to comply with the face-to-face encounter requirements mandated by the Affordable Care Act (ACA) for purposes of certification of a patient’s eligibility for Medicare home health services and of recertification for Medicare hospice services.

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