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Judge orders CMS to clarify maintenance home health benefit

Beth Noyce

Judge orders CMS to clarify maintenance home health benefit

Three years ago (see Jimmo vs. Sebilius settlement), a judge ordered CMS to correct misinformation that contradicted beneficiary entitlement to home health services regardless of improvement potential. Wednesday, the same judge ordered CMS to take education for providers, payers, and the public to a new level after the Center for Medicare Advocacy lobbied for enforcement. Read more here . . .


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