CMS Proposes Pre-Claim Start Date, EVV Implementation Survey

The Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) has dominated the home health industry’s regulatory conversations of late, which is understandable, as it’s likely the biggest policy shift from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) in the past few decades. There are several other regulatory items flying under the radar, however, including the potential reincarnation of… Read more »


Sandata Highlights Electronic Visit Verification™ (EVV™) at 2018 National Association for Home Care & Hospice Conference

Port Washington, NY– September 27, 2018: Sandata Technologies, LLC, the leading provider of technology for homecare agencies, state Medicaid agencies, and MCOs, will exhibit at the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) Conference in Grapevine, TX and will continue to highlight Sandata’s Electronic Visit Verification™ (EVV™) solution. Sandata EVV™ ensures 21st Century Cures… Read more »


National Electronic Visit Verification Association (NEVVA) Signs Charter Members and Forms Key Partnerships

NASUAD, Sandata and Tellus join NEVVA in mission to create standards and best practices for visit and payment methodologies that insure fiscally responsible care Deerfield Beach, FL — (ReleaseWire) — 08/28/2018 –The National EVV Association (NEVVA), launched in May as the industry resource for Electronic Visit Verification, continues to gain traction as states, managed care… Read more »


Axene Health Partners and Sandata Technologies Form Strategic Partnership

Partnership will design and deliver business optimization solutions for Managed Care Organizations Port Washington, NY– August 24, 2018: Sandata Technologies, LLC, the leading provider of technology for State Medicaid agencies, MCOs, and Homecare Agencies, announces its strategic partnership with Axene Health Partners, LLC, which provides actuarial, analytical and care management consulting services. The newly formed… Read more »


Sandata to Present on EVV at the Medicaid Enterprise Systems Conference

Port Washington, NY – August 07, 2018: Sandata Technologies, the leading provider of Electronic Visit Verification™ (EVV™) solutions, announced today Denise Tocco, Senior Vice President of Business Development, will present with one of our state Medicaid clients as well as our national partner, DXC.   The presentation focuses on the state’s evolution of their EVV program,… Read more »


Trump Signs Bill Delaying EVV

President Donald Trump late Monday officially signed off on H.R. 6042, a widely supported bill to delay the nationwide deadline for electronic visit verification (EVV) in Medicaid-reimbursed personal care services. The 21st Century Cures Act, signed into law in 2016 under the Obama Administration, originally required home care providers and state agencies to begin adopting… Read more »


Bill Delaying Nationwide EVV Deadline Awaits Trump’s Signature

In-home care providers, state Medicaid programs and their tech-vendor partners will very likely have at least one more year to gear up for the federally mandated nationwide rollout of electronic visit verification (EVV). That is, depending on what President Donald Trump decides to do. The U.S. House of Representatives last month signed off on H.R.… Read more »


Sandata Sponsors the Council of State Home Care and Hospice Associations Annual Conference

Sandata Sponsors the Council of State Home Care and Hospice Associations Annual Conference Exclusive Diamond Sponsor supporting home care providers across the United States   Port Washington, NY- July 24, 2018: Sandata Technologies, LLC, a leading national provider of technology solutions for the homecare industry, including Electronic Visit Verification™ (EVV™) announced its support as an… Read more »


HEALTHCAREfirst Announces Interface with Sandata to Improve EVV Management for Hospice and Home Health

Interface provides automatic transfer of patient schedules into Sandata’s EVV system, with verified visit data routed back to the HEALTHCAREfirst EHR system for completion of billing and payroll. HEALTHCAREfirst, the leading provider of web-based home health and hospice software, billing and coding services, and advanced analytics, announces a partnership with Sandata Technologies, LLC, the leading… Read more »


CMS released Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) guidance for section 12006(b) of the 21st Century Cures Act for states and stakeholders

CMCS is issuing this informational bulletin in accordance with section 12006(b) of the 21st Century Cures Act (the Cures Act)1 in order to assist states in implementing electronic visit verification (EVV) systems for Medicaid personal care services (PCS) and home health care services (HHCS). The Cures Act requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services… Read more »