Verma Touts Home Health Review Demo As Agency Delays It In 3 States

By Chelsea Cirruzzo / October 22, 2019 at 5:33 PM
On the same day CMS Administrator Seema Verma touted CMS’ home health demonstration for reducing fraud, the demonstration start date was delayed in three states so that home health providers can get used to a new pay model. CMS announced on Monday (Oct. 21) that it plans on pushing back the start date for the Review Choice Demonstration until 2020 for Texas, North Carolina, and Florida. The demo is already running in Illinois and Ohio. After the delays, the next...

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