Massachusetts Home Health Agencies: A Very Important MassHealth Update for 2022!

MassHealth has shared a critical update for home health agencies about regulatory changes which will become effective January 1, 2022. These are presented in detail in the PDF linked below. These changes are both clinical and financial. All relevant staff

Critical MassHealth Update! Expanded Vaccine Mandate to Include Rest Homes, Assisted Living Residences, Hospice Programs and Home Care Workers

On August 4th, 2021, the Baker-Polito Administration announced a requirement that all nursing home staff demonstrate that they have received and are maintaining vaccination to protect against COVID-19. As part of an ongoing and continuous effort to protect older adults

MassHealth Adult Daycare Providers: Important COVID-19 Updates!

MassHealth has posted two important bulletins for all Adult Daycare Providers in Massachusetts. The first bulletin, available here, describes COVID-19 related flexibilities for MassHealth providers of adult foster care/group adult foster care services broken down by whether they are ending

Massachusetts: CCA Home Care and Home Health Providers Must Submit their Attestation to Receive Increased Funding

An important notice from the Massachusetts Commonwealth Care Alliance (CCA) Contracting Department: CCA is following the guidance issued on January 22, 2021, by the Executive Office of Elder Affairs, for dates of service January 1, 2021 through June 30, 2021,