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Member News
Thursday, June 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CoP Requirements for Aide Training »
Medicare Home Health Agencies must meet the following Requirements for Aide Training per the New CoP’s Surveyors wi...
Tuesday, June 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Avoid Common Survey Citations – Attend Timely MHCA Education »
MDH has reported that several of the top survey citations in the state of Minnesota include; untimely post assessment and...
Tuesday, June 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vulnerable Adult and Child Reporting Update »
MHCA is providing a follow up article for those in attendance at one of the concurrent Annual Meeting sessions provided by...
Tuesday, May 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Region Meetings - Wednesday, June 14 »
  Once again, all MHCA Regions will meet on the same day and participate in an online in-service. The June topic i...
Tuesday, May 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MHCA Board of Directors »
  As reported at the MHCA Annual Business Meeting last Friday, the following individuals were recently elected to...

Team Articles
Tuesday, June 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Revisions to the ABN Form – Effective 6/21/17 »
The MHCA Medicare Team wants to ensure members are aware of changes to the Advance Beneficiary Notice of Noncoverage (ABN)...
Thursday, February 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MHCA Q & A with the Minnesota Department of Health »
Minnesota Home Care Association commits to work closely with state regulatory agencies such as the Minnesota Department of...
Tuesday, January 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Contract Therapy Series: Part 4 »
Should the training expectations for a contracted therapist differ from that of your own therapist? No.  The requi...
Monday, December 19, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Utilization of Contracted Facilities (Part 3) »
In the November 16 newsletter we discussed relaying expectations up front with facilities that a home Health agency contra...
Tuesday, November 15, 2016   (1 Comment - view/add)
Contract Therapy Series: Part 2 »
Credit: Courtesy of MHCA’s Rehabilitation Team In our last article, we discussed what the positives and negatives ar...

State News
Tuesday, June 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MA F2F FAQ »
In response to growing concerns from our members, MHCA recently held a meeting with DHS regarding the July 1 Medicaid face...
Tuesday, June 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dementia Training Clarification »
MDH has provided informal clarification on the interpretation and statutory requirements for dementia training for home ca...
Monday, June 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Legislative Update »
EXCLUSIVE Legislative Summary for MHCA Members The 2017 Minnesota Legislative Session was a hectic one, with over 2,5...
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
MA F2F Update »
MHCA met with the Department of Human Services (DHS) and has a little more clarification on the upcoming MA face-to-face i...
Tuesday, June 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Face to Face Encounter Requirements »
Legislation passed as part of the Health and Human Services Omnibus Finance bill contains specific direction for the state...

Press Releases
Tuesday, January 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NEW JOB OPENING: Membership Marketing Manager with MHCA »
Membership Marketing Manager   Interested in a Part-time Professional Position that Offers Flexibility?...

Federal News
Tuesday, June 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Trump Budget - $616B Proposed Medicaid Cut Jeopardizes Home Health »
President Donald Trump unveiled his budget proposal for 2018, which included significant cuts to Medicaid and the Children...
Tuesday, May 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
American Health Care Act »
  We need your help! Please call your member of the U.S. House now with this message: "Oppose the latest versio...
Tuesday, May 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
VNAA Announces ElevatingHOME »
  ElevatingHOME, a new nonprofit that brings together America’s for-profit and not-for-profit home-based health ca...
Tuesday, May 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act »
We continue to make progress on the Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act (S. 445/H.R. 1825), which would allow non-...
Monday, April 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Emergency Preparedness Rule Effective This November »
  As a reminder, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) finalized the Emergency Preparedness Rule...

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