Dec 4th, 2019
While there has been more than a $5.3 billion decrease in estimated improper payments for home health services over the past three years, the projected improper payment amount for home health services during the 2018 report period was $3.2 billion. This translates to a Medicare Fee-For-Service (FFS) improper payment rate of 17.6 percent, accounting for ...
Oct 1st, 2011
Home health and monthly care services deserve reimbursement, but will require you to report care plan oversight correctly. By Kristine Cuddy, CPC, CIMC Coding for care plan oversight (CPO) often is overlooked. This is a mistake: CPO services deserve reimbursement, and coding and documentation requirements, although exacting, are worth the effort. Here are the guidelines ...