Agencies that want to claim Medicaid in Massachusetts must ensure they are a certified HHA (Home Health Agency). The regulations state that the homecare agency is eligible for Medicaid reimbursement if they possess adequate certifications and a license for the business. Detailed information is shared by the state’s Bureau of Licensing and Certification.
Governing Body: Massachusetts Medicaid
In Massachusetts, Medicaid is also known as MassHealth, which is a combination of CHIP and Medicaid programs, to provide health care coverage to pregnant women, children, persons with breast or cervical cancer, or people who are HIV-positive.
The application process for accessing Medicaid for Massachusetts residents is easy; anyone can apply for the available Medicaid programs by visiting MAhealthconnector.org.
Home care businesses require advanced solutions to integrate Medicaid into their services, and Caresmartz has been doing that across the states for home care agencies, private-duty care providers, and home care franchisors for several years. CareSmartz360 is a complete software solution to manage a home care business, and it supports all Medicaid payers, allowing businesses to focus on other operations and processes.
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