PEPPER Now Available For Home Health Agencies
Posted on Friday, July 24, 2015 9:52 AM
CMS has made the free provider-specific comparative data reports for home health agencies (HHAs) available. The Program for Evaluating Payment Patterns Electronic Report (PEPPER) summarizes HHA claims data statistics for areas that may be at risk for improper Medicare payments.
HHAs can use this data to support internal auditing and monitoring activities. PEPPER is a free report comparing a HHA's Medicare billing practices with other HHAs in the nation, Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC) jurisdiction and state.
The HHA PEPPER is available to access electronically via the PEPPER Resources Portal
. No registration or account creation is necessary.
for more information.