NGS to Provide COVID-19 Sessions for Home Health and Hospice Providers 

National Government Services (NGS), New York’s principal home health and hospice Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC), is conducting some upcoming educational sessions for home health and hospice providers on COVID-19 regulatory and payment matters, including provisional waivers, as well as other important issues.

  • NGS is holding two “Let’s Chat” sessions about “Temporary Home Health and Hospice Changes under the Covid-19 Public Health Emergency.” They are on April 28 (register here) and May 19 (register here) from 1 to 2:30 p.m.
  • “Let’s Chat about the Accelerated Payment Process” is on April 27 from 11 a.m. to noon (register here).
  • “Home Health Eligibility: Clinical Documentation Requirements” is on May 7 from 1 to 2 p.m. (register here).