Legislation establishes the 2018 therapy cap level of $2,010 as a threshold level. The therapy caps have been eliminated! It has been a long and exhaustive 20 years of the “stop the therapy cap” campaign by members of the Therapy Cap Coalition. Finally, success! Well, sort of. In the Bipartisan…
Those involved in compliance will want to keep tabs on these changes with due concern. The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 (BiBA) was signed into law on Feb. 9, 2018. As is typical with these budget bills, there are more than 2,000 pages, including a hodgepodge of issues involving healthcare.…
Pending a possible government shut down, this bill would allow documentation from a home health agency to be considered when records are reviewed.  Late on Feb. 5, the U.S. House of Representatives introduced a “bipartisan” bill to avoid another government shutdown. While the big healthcare news of this bill was…