CMS announced December 22, 2020 that they will be extending the phased-in participation of the Review Choice Demonstration for home health agencies in Florida and North Carolina until March 31, 2021.
Read more about the many regulatory changes that have become more flexible during this COVID-19 pandemic.
CMS and Palmetto GBA have announced a phase-in approach of Low Utilization Payment Adjustments (LUPAs) within the Review Choice Demonstration (RCD) in the wake of PDGM.
With PDGM on the horizon and the RCD continuing its rollout just a few months after, it’s important to begin assessing readiness and staff education as soon as possible.
At the end of May 2018, CMS released a notice to providers describing their intention to implement an updated version of the previously paused Pre-Claim Review Demonstration. The revision is titled “Review Choice Demonstration for Home Health Services (RCD). Providers in the RCD states should not wait to act.