4 Lessons Learned on the Front Lines of Pre-Claim Review

With the controversial Pre-Claim Review Demonstration (PCRD) set to go into effect in Florida at the start of April, home health care agencies are preparing to be hit with the new requirements. After a bumpy start to the program in Illinois, many home health providers found themselves on a steep learning curve to get pre-claim […]

Federal Lawmakers Seek Pre-Claim Data Before Speaking Up

In light of the decision by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to delay the implementation of the Pre-Claim Review Demonstration in Florida, Texas, Massachusetts and Michigan, home health providers in Illinois say they are reeling as the program is still underway there. Agencies have spoken out about high denial rates on their claims […]

Editor’s Picks: Genesis Sells Home Health, Hospice Unit

This week, we had plenty of news to share with our readers. We let you know that Genesis was moving on from its home health and hospice operations in a sale worth $84 million. We also brought you coverage from the Illinois Home Care & Hospice Council Conference and stayed up-to-date on the latest earnings […]