Glossary

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Home health agency

A home health agency is an agency or organization that:

  • Provides a program of home health care;
  • Practices within the scope of its license as a provider of home health services; and
  • Is Medicare-certified, accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, or a preferred provider (for UMP Achieve 1, UMP Achieve 2, UMP Classic, UMP CDHP, and UMP High Deductible) or a provider in the core or support network (for UMP Plus).