CMS Special Open Door Forum

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will host a special Open Door Forum on Tuesday, June 14, 2016 from 2:00pm – 3:00pm ET on the Pre-Claim Review Demonstration for Home Health Services. Special Open Door Forum Participation Instructions: Participant Dial-In Number: 1-800-837-1935 Conference ID #: 94873140 For additional information, click HERE.

Texas Medicaid and Use of Assistants

Effective for dates of service on or after May 1, 2016, policy for physical therapy (PT), occupational therapy (OT), and speech therapy (ST) will change for the Texas Medicaid Comprehensive Care Program (CCP). Some of the key policy changes include: Chronic therapy services will only be offered to clients who are birth through 20 years…