EVV Model: Undecided | Implementation Deadline: July 01, 2021
The state has been granted an exemption under good faith effort request.
CareSmartz360 is working with Idaho very closely to meet the state’s EVV requirements. We’ll keep you updated regarding the finalized model.
Governing Body: Idaho Department of Health and Welfare
EVV is still to be implemented in most of the states with different guidelines and regulations. We’re keeping up with the updates related to EVV implementation and if there is something we haven’t included, please share with us. To learn how CareSmartz360 can help in ensuring compliance, please get in touch with us.
Section 12006 of the 21st Century Cures Act (the Cures Act), P.L. 114-255, added Section 1903(l) of the Social Security Act (SSA). Section 1903(l) provides that states must require the use of an electronic visit verification (EVV) system for personal care services (PCS) and home health care services (HHCS) that require an in-home visit by a provider.
The State of Idaho is entering into Phase 2 of the planning stages. They have developed a team of stakeholders to assist in the process. The new deadline to implement EVV is July 1st, 2021.
No. Using EVV system is easy and you may not have to recruit any extra staff. Keep in mind that your caregivers and office staff are fully trained and compliant with EVV.
No, you can use your existing home care software with built-in EVV system for HCBS services.
Cloud-based solution for home care agencies facilitates the same purpose through:
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