January 2019

Common Areas of Home Health Agency Noncompliance

By |2019-01-28T15:20:38-05:00January 20th, 2019|Compliance, Conditions of Participation, Lola's Blog, Plan of Care|

This post reviews common areas of Medicare noncompliance with the revised Home Health Conditions of Participation that became effective on January 13, 2018.

October 2015

Additional G-Codes Differentiating RNs and LPNs

By |2018-02-15T19:40:08-05:00October 21st, 2015|Compliance, Ginger's Blog, Industry Updates, Industry Updates - General, Industry Updates - Home Health|

On January 1, 2016, Change Request 9369 goes into effect, requiring that home health and hospice agencies use two separate G Codes when billing for skilled registered nurse (G0299) and licensed practical nurse services (G0300) to distinguish which service was provided during each visit.