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ICD 10 Codes for Dementia: Changes Going on Now for 2023

The resources in this article provide information about ICD 10 dementia code changes that go into effect October 1, 2022. Jessica Cook, VP of Coding and OASIS Services, provides information about upcoming changes and deleted codes.Dementia codes will now be coded with severity ratings. Documentation provided by the physician must support the use of a [...]

ICD 10 Codes for Dementia: Changes Going on Now for 20232022-09-27T19:11:20+00:00

Advance Directives

In the event that a person cannot make decisions for themself, an advance care directive is a legal document to express their values, goals for care, and treatment preferences to guide future decisions about health care. Advance directives allow a patient to identify who they want to make decisions on their behalf when they cannot [...]

Advance Directives2022-09-16T17:34:24+00:00

The Importance of an Accurate Discharge Review

With any stage of care, accuracy within the documentation is key to showing the condition of the patient and the care provided.   The accuracy of the discharge review is just as important as all other OASIS reviews. While accurate documentation begins at the Start of Care (SOC), do not make the mistake of underestimating [...]

The Importance of an Accurate Discharge Review2022-08-17T19:35:05+00:00

Understanding Medicare Face-To-Face (F2F) Requirements for Home Health

It’s no secret that face-to-face documentation is one of the top reasons Medicare denies home health claims. The rules and regulations around F2F are often perceived as inconsistent, and even those of us who deal with it day in and day out can find it challenging to help an agency operationalize the F2F requirements [...]

Understanding Medicare Face-To-Face (F2F) Requirements for Home Health2022-08-09T19:12:30+00:00

Webinar: The 2023 Proposed Rule for Home Health

Webinar: The 2023 Proposed Rule for Home Health July 28, 2022 | 1:00PM | Free Description: This presentation will identify the significant changes included in this rule from CMS; looking at this from both a global and an agency-specific perspective. We will touch on all the significant areas of change, but [...]

Webinar: The 2023 Proposed Rule for Home Health2022-08-08T18:17:57+00:00

Protect Your Time and Your Time Will Protect You

I am often asked by my friends and coworkers how I am able to get everything done.  Truth is, I can’t.  In business, you have probably heard the words, “time management.”  Either you control your time, or time controls you. What if I told you time was created to protect you? What if that [...]

Protect Your Time and Your Time Will Protect You2022-07-08T17:29:20+00:00

OASIS E: Changes, Crosswalk and More — What’s New in OASIS E

HealthRev Partner’s OASIS E educational series is designed to assist home health agencies that are seeking to understand changes to the OASIS E at an introductory level and includes a general overview of each of the OASIS time points, including:  (Part 1) Start of Care, Resumption of Care,  (Part 2) Recert Follow up, Transfer [...]

OASIS E: Changes, Crosswalk and More — What’s New in OASIS E2022-09-09T14:38:44+00:00

Improving Employee Engagement in the Workplace

Bootstrapping is a thing of the Past Have you ever told someone that they need to pull up the bootstraps? Chances are if you are older than 40 years of age, you have said that to someone. I believe talent can only take you so far and then it comes down to hard work. [...]

Improving Employee Engagement in the Workplace2022-05-18T19:17:46+00:00

Clinician Home Health Documentation Ownership

What is OASIS?  Whether a person has worked in the home health industry for 10 days or 10 years, it is likely that they know OASIS is the main star of the universe that everything else revolves around. It can be very intimidating for clinicians to navigate OASIS documentation.  OASIS is an acronym for [...]

Clinician Home Health Documentation Ownership2022-05-18T19:17:07+00:00

How to Create Predictable Revenue for Home Health

What is Predictable Revenue for Home Health? What some call “billing and collection services,” we would actually call “creating predictable revenue”.  A key essential model to ensure a set level of revenue per month, so they can then make plans to scale and grow.   How do we create predictable revenue? The only way to [...]

How to Create Predictable Revenue for Home Health2022-05-11T18:09:46+00:00
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