Illinois Home Health Demo To Start In June, CMS Says

April 05, 2019
Illinois home health agencies have between April 17 and May 16 to choose how contractors will review their claims once the tweaked home health demonstration begins June 1, CMS said Wednesday (April 3). According to instructions CMS posted online, providers can choose either pre-claim reviews, post-payment reviews, or minimal post-payment reviews with a 25 percent pay cut. Sara Ratcliffe, the executive director of the Illinois HomeCare & Hospice Council (IHHC), has said the group does not really consider the final...

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