Every homecare agency needs to be certified as an HHA (Home Health Agency) for claiming Medicaid of Tennessee. The claims would be based on the agency’s compliance with the guidelines offered by their the state. Moreover, the state can exempt some agencies delivering non-medical services as per the information mentioned in the state’s Department of Human Services or Bureaus of Licensing and Certification.
Governing Body: Long-Term Services & Supports
Medicaid in Tennessee is called TennCare and offers health care coverage to seniors, pregnant women, children, parents, caregivers, and disabled people. However, it does not provide coverage to all low-income individuals.
The application process for accessing Medicaid for Tennessee residents is easy, and anyone can apply for the available Medicaid programs by visiting Division of TennCare.
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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