CMS Proposes to Restrict Diagnoses from Home Visits for Medicare Advantage Risk Adjustment

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has proposed to limit how Medicare Advantage Organizations can use in-home wellness or risk assessment visits of their enrollees to affect the risk adjusted payments they receive.  The proposal could cause a reduction in the number of such visits and lower overall payments to Medicare Advantage Organizations.

 

Topics:  CMS, Healthcare, Healthcare Reform, Home Health Care, Medicare Advantage

Published In: Health Updates

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