In a list serv correspondence circulated last week, The Office of Long Term Living announced contingency plans for ensuring providers get paid during the implementation of Community HealthChoices (CHC).
The three CHC-MCOs have been diligently working with nursing facilities, nursing facility associations, and the Department of Human Services to “understand our [nursing home] billing requirements and process billing scenarios that are specific to the nursing facility provider community,” as mentioned in the announcement. Further stated is how the three CHC-MCO plan to address provider issues.
The CHC-MCOs will provide:
- Targeted Technical Assistance
- Claims Payment Review
- Cash Advance
As always, LW Consulting, Inc. is available to provide education and consulting on submitting and/or preparing claims for reimbursement. Contact us to learn more.