Home Health & Hospice

Put your best face (to face) forward

Homecare Insider, June 20, 2016

Face-to-face documentation requirements are vexing many home health agencies. Medicare requires specific documentation of face-to-face encounters as part of physician certification for home health services. Yet agencies struggle with obtaining proper documentation from physicians to satisfy this requirement. If your agency is strugglng with the face-to-face requirement, tune in Wednesday, June 22, from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. Eastern for Face-to-Face Forward: Master the Process for Optimal Care and Reimbursement. At the conclusion of this webcast, participants will be able to:

  • Develop documentation to comply with face-to-face encounter requirements
  • Identify high-risk audit areas that encompass face-to-face encounter documentation
  • Navigate the process for challenging face-to-face documentation denials
  • Master the important developments in the Medicare appeals process for home health providers

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