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Shawnie Rechtenbaugh, Department Secretary





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ELECTRONIC VISIT VERIFICATION (EVV) 

Section 12006(a) of the 21st Century Cures Act requires states to implement electronic visit verification (EVV) for all Medicaid personal care services that require an in-home visit by a provider beginning January 1, 2020. This applies to personal care provided within the HOPE waiver program and other Medicaid personal care services authorized by the Division of Long Term Services and Supports (LTSS). Additionally, LTSS will require EVV for all in-home services authorized by LTSS.  LTSS is working with the case management system vendor, Therap, to develop EVV capabilities and procedures.

What is Electronic Visit Verification (EVV)?

Electronic visit verification is a process that requires providers to verify that scheduled visits for in home services occurred.  Data is collected electronically during visits including:

Who will be affected by EVV?

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