CHA News Article

CMS Issues Home Health ‘Face-to-Face’ Information

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has issued a Medicare Learning Network article regarding certification requirements for home health services. The article includes information regarding the requirement for a “face-to-face” encounter with a physician or non-physician practitioner within 90 days prior to the start of the home health episode or within 30 days after the start of care. The article is attached below.