Category: EVV

Choosing an EVV Provider? How To Vet; What To Look For

As more states inch closer to deciding on how they will implement the EVV requirements as part of the Cures Act, it seems that the “open model” is gaining traction.  Florida’s Agency for Health Care Administration recently decided to use this model – in which a state names a preferred vendor but allows homecare agencies… Read more »

Survival in an industry that has recently mandated the use of Electronic Visit Verification™ (EVV™) for Home Care

What does the Home Care EVV mandate mean? As a home care agency that currently bills or plans to bill Medicaid for personal care or home health services, you might ask yourself, what does that mean? That seems to be a common question as providers are learning that a new law has been put in… Read more »

Keeping up with new home care regulations

With over 12,600 home care agencies servicing more than 5 million Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries nationwide, it is important that there’s visibility into the services provided to ensure plan of care compliance. (source1) The 21st Century Cures Act, signed into law December 13, 2016, requires all Medicaid providers to use Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) for… Read more »