Archives: 2021, September

Hospice and Home Health PEPPER Reports (VIDEO)

By Melinda A. Gaboury, CEO / Posted on: September 27, 2021

This Monday Minute discusses the impact that PEPPER Reports can have on a Home Care or Hospice agency. We also share the information needed to access your agency’s PEPPER Reports and when these reports are released annually.


Medicare Eligibility Verifications (VIDEO)

By Melinda A. Gaboury, CEO / Posted on: September 20, 2021

This Monday Minute will touch on the significance of Medicare Eligibility Verifications and a key update to the content of Workers’ Comp and Liability Policies in the Common Working File. We will point out something that we have discovered, that could be a significant help in situations where you do that Eligibility Verification, so watch to learn more about Medicare Eligibility Verifications to have a successful enrollment.


Phase 4 Provider Relief Funds and 60-day Grace Period (VIDEO)

By Melinda A. Gaboury, CEO / Posted on: September 13, 2021

This Monday Minute reviews the content of the HHS announcement regarding the, now available, $25.5 billion in additional provider relief funds. 8 billion of this money is to be given to small providers primarily in rural areas and bonuses will be given to providers that serve primarily Medicaid, CHIP and/or Medicare patients.


Implementation of the Notice of Admission (VIDEO)

By Melinda A. Gaboury, CEO / Posted on: September 7, 2021

This Monday Minute will take you through the key elements of the coming Notice of Admission and provide references. We want to share with you a document that was published by Palmetto GBA, CGS and NGS, all three of the Home Health Medicare MAC’s this past week. This document goes through the details of what is going to be included in the Notice of Admission, beginning January 1st of 2022.