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Home Health Care

Home Health Care

Home health care is a formal, regulated program of care delivered by a variety of health care professionals in the patient’s home. It is also a Medicare benefit, provided certain requirements are met.

The following are resources provided to assist in the understanding of home health and the regulations governing the delivery of home health care services.

CMS Outcomes and Assessment Information Set (OASIS)
Interpretive Guidelines for Conditions of Participation
Medicare Home Health Prospective Payment System
Office of Inspector General Compliance Program Guidance
Standards of Practice for Community Health – Community Health Accreditation Program
Wisconsin Administrative Code – Chapter DHS 133 – Home Health Agencies