Monthly Archives: February 2020

Via Axxess: Helpful Tactics to Thrive Under PDGM

From Axxess: Helpful Tactics to Thrive Under PDGM Author: David Hoover, Vice President of Revenue Cycle Management Axxess is a Platinum Sponsor of OCHCH OCHCH is posting this blog by Axxess on their behalf. As you may know, the Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) payment model went into effect on January 1. A recent industry survey by Axxess and [...] Read More

Physician’s Signature on the Plan of Care Form

Physician’s Signature on the Plan of Care Form By Beth Foster, RN, BA, CPHQ, CEHCH Physician’s Signature on the Plan of Care Form This story started in January – Behind the scene OCHCH’s Regulatory Affairs Director, Beth Foster, has been in discussions with Palmetto off and on since January 10, 2020. Since that time Foster [...] Read More

HOME HEALTH: MEDICAID THIRD PARTY LIABILITY (TPL)

Help Desk Question of the Week: HOME HEALTH MEDICAID THIRD PARTY LIABILITY (TPL) Listserv Question: Are any other home care providers having issues with Medicaid denying claims with the message "RECIPIENT HAS OTHER INSURANCE COVERAGE ON THE MEDICAID THIRD PARTY LIABILITY FI" on claims that were being paid in the past with "TPL ON RECIPIENT FILE, [...] Read More

A NEW ERA IN MANAGED CARE FOR HEALTH CARE AT HOME

A New Era of Managed Health Care at Home By Joe Russell, Executive Director, OCHCH. OCHCH is engaged in a full-scale effort to get our member agencies better reimbursement rates and better regulations. One of the more pressing issues with this focus has been around managed care. Over the past three years OCHCH has attempted [...] Read More