Face-to-face form

Click here for a face-to-face rule and form to fill out, print and fax to our office at 978-552-4401.

Click here for key points of the face-to-face encounter rule.

Effective January 1, 2011, the Patient Protection Affordable Care Act, through a Final Rule released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services mandates that a patient’s eligibility for the Medicare Home Health benefit relies upon a documented face-to-face encounter between a patient and physician (or other approved practitioner) for the clinical reason that home health services have been ordered.