Register for an iQIES Account

Dear Home Health Agency (HHA): The Quality Improvement and Evaluation System (QIES), which providers and vendors use to submit assessment data, is being upgraded to make the system more reliable, [...]

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Hospice Documentation is Critical

In the last few weeks our consultants have been working hard to assist hospices with claim denials resulting from UPIC and SMRC audit. The focus of these audits generally is review of Long Length [...]

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Medicare Conditions of Payment

The Medicare Conditions for Payment of Home Health services can be found at CFR 424.22. It is very important to understand fully the requirements for home health claims to be paid. Recently, our [...]

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Home Health Challenges for 2019

As we turn the page on the year 2018, the year ahead promises to be another year for home health agencies to buckle down and prepare for major changes and continuation of CMS initiatives to [...]

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