CMS to Host Special Open Door Forum on Pre-Claim Review Demonstration for Home Health Services
Tuesday, June 14; 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time
June 13, 2016 09:10 AM
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced it will host a Special Open Door Forum (ODF) call regarding the Pre-Claim Review Demonstration for Home Health Services.
As previously reported in NAHC Report, CMSposted in the Federal Register a Notice announcing a 3-year Medicare pre-claim review demonstration for home health services in the states of Illinois, Florida, Texas, Michigan, and Massachusetts where there have been high incidences of fraud and improper payments for these services.
Following is additional information released by CMS regarding the Open Door Forum:
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Special Open Door Forum:
Pre-Claim Review Demonstration for Home Health Services
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
2:00pm – 3:00pm Eastern Time
Conference Call Only
You can learn more about the Pre-Claim Review Demonstration for Home Health Services by going to: https://www.cms.gov/Research-Statistics-Data-and-Systems/Monitoring-Programs/Medicare-FFS-Compliance-Programs/Pre-Claim-Review-Initiatives/Overview.html.
Questions regarding the demonstration may be sent to: HHPreClaimDemo@cms.hhs.gov
Special Open Door Forum Participation Instructions: Participant Dial-In Number: 1-800-837-1935
Conference ID #: 94873140
Note: TTY Communications Relay Services are available for the Hearing Impaired. For TTY services dial 7-1-1 or 1-800-855-2880. A Relay Communications Assistant will help.
A transcript and audio recording of this Special ODF will be posted to the Special Open Door Forum website for downloading at: http://www.cms.gov/OpenDoorForums/05_ODF_SpecialODF.asp
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