$39 Million Repayment Order Prompts Restructuring at Amedisys

Baton Rouge-based Amedisys (Nasdaq: AMED), one of the nation’s largest home health care providers, has been slapped with a request by a Medicare contractor to repay nearly $39 million in overpayments, according to a public filing. While Amedisys is appealing the allegations, it estimated the potential range of loss between $6.5 million and $38.8 million […]

With Pre-Claim on Pause, Providers Seek Answers

The home health industry let out a collective sigh of relief last week after it was announced that the Pre-Claim Review Demonstration (PCRD or PCR) would be put on hold in Illinois and delayed in Florida, where the program was set to begin on April 1. Now, some home health care agencies in Illinois and […]