Overview of CMS Certification Survey Process

October 1, 2014
Wiggin and Dana attorneys Michelle DeBarge, Maureen Weaver and Jody Erdfarb presented a webinar on the CMS certification survey process for the Connecticut Association for Healthcare at Home. The webinar provided listeners with an overview of the federal process for home health agency surveys, including the recent regulatory changes to the survey process. The attorneys also reviewed the G-tag system and condition level deficiencies, including the top ten deficiencies in recent years. In addition, they also discussed the new survey standards and visits to patient homes.