Quality Improvement Organization, Medicare Changes to Affect Nevadans
On August 1, 2014, Livanta LLC becomes the Beneficiary and Family Centered Care QIO (BFCC-QIO) for Nevada, assuming responsibility for all QIO case reviews on behalf of Nevada Medicare beneficiaries.
Separate entities for medical review and quality improvement
Beginning August 1, 2014, the QIO Program will separate medical case review from quality improvement work. QIO work will be carried out in each state under two types of regional contracts:
- Medical case review-to be performed by Beneficiary and Family Centered Care QIOs (BFCC-QIOs)
- Quality improvement and technical assistance-to be performed by Quality Innovation Network QIOs (QIN-QIOs)
The National Association For Home Care And Hospice
NAHC is the nation's largest trade association representing the interests and issues of homecare agencies and hospices and home care aides organizations. www.nahc.org