New Information

April 29
CMS Posts HHVBP Annual Report
April 29
CMS Posts HHVBP Annual Report
5th Annual Report for the Original HHVBP Model Now Available

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April 22
CMS Shares Expected OASIS-E Guidance Release Plan
April 22
CMS Shares Expected OASIS-E Guidance Release Plan
CMS shared at the April 20, 2022, Open Door Forum that the OASIS-E Guidance Manual is expected to be released in early summer 2022.

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November 3
CMS Displays the CY 2022 Home Health Final Rule
November 3
CMS Displays the CY 2022 Home Health Final Rule
CMS is finalizing its proposal that regardless of when the COVID-19 public health emergency ends, HHAs will begin use of the OASIS-E instrument effective January 1, 2023.

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August 3
The OT’s Role with OASIS is Expanding!
August 3
The OT’s Role with OASIS is Expanding!
The expanded role enables occupational therapists (OTs) to perform initial assessment visits and SOC comprehensive assessments for Medicare therapy patients under the home health benefit.

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June 29
CMS Proposes Epic Changes to HHVBP, the Roll Out of OASIS-E, and MORE!
June 29
CMS Proposes Epic Changes to HHVBP, the Roll Out of OASIS-E, and MORE!
Home Health Proposed Rule available for public comment.

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July 27
HOME HEALTH UPDATE: NEW CMS HHQRP COVID-19 PHE Tip Sheet
July 27
HOME HEALTH UPDATE: NEW CMS HHQRP COVID-19 PHE Tip Sheet
NEW CMS Guidance Impacting OASIS Data Collection and COVID-19

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