CMS technical issues still unresolved-final claims remain on hold

CMS’ April 15, 2013 deadline to lift the hold on all home health final claims has come and gone with no fix for the technical issues. CMS sent a message via the Medicare administrative contractor (MAC) email list on April 16th stating that claims were still being held due to “technical issues with certain parts... Continue Reading →

Sequestration impacts Home Health and Hospice reimbursement

On March 8, 2013, CMS announced that all Medicare FFS claims with dates of service or dates of discharge on or after April 1, 2013, will incur a 2 percent reduction in Medicare payment due the sequestration order issued by President Obama on March 1, 2013 as required by law. William Dombi, Vice President for... Continue Reading →

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