Category Archives: Home Health Documentation

Get the information you need to simply and improve home health documentation processes with information and advice from the McKesson Homecare Talk Blog.

Ready for Value-based Purchasing? Here’s Why You Should Be

Are You Ready for Value Based Purchasing

Are you still breathing a sigh of relief that your state isn’t part of the Home Health Value Based Purchasing (HHVBP) Model, which began in January 2016? While your home health organization may not be participating, you should begin looking … Continue Reading

Making the Right Connection Can Help Referrals

Home Care Referrals Made Easy with McKesson Homecare Connect

How valuable are your referring physicians and hospitals to your home care organization? If general trends hold true for home care marketing, the correct answer is very valuable. Research from an online marketing firm shows that referred customers have a … Continue Reading

New ICD-10 Codes on the Way

New ICD-10 Codes Coming Soon

If you thought your coders could breathe a sigh of relief after transitioning to ICD-10 and its 68,000 codes in October, you may need to think again. In March the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Centers … Continue Reading

Update Will Bring Order to Chaos of Supervisory Visits

Home Health and Hospice Software Supervisory Visit Scheduling

Are you looking for a little more wall space in your office? That white board or large calendar where you schedule home health or hospice supervisory visits will become redundant in the update of McKesson Homecare™ and McKesson Hospice™. Performing … Continue Reading

IMPACT Act Details Becoming Clearer

IMPACT Act Details Becoming Clearer

As the old saying goes, the devil is in the details. During a recent national provider call, the details were becoming clearer for the Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation Act of 2014, more commonly known as the IMPACT Act. Fortunately … Continue Reading