21st Century Cures Act Overview - New York State

This article will help you to:

  • Understand a general overview of the 21st Century Cures Act 
  • Identify EVV applicable billing codes

The attached PowerPoint presentation provides an overview of the following topics in regards to the 21st Century Cures Act:

How does Section 12006 of the Cures Act impact HCBS programs?

  • The Cures Act mandates that states require EVV use for Medicaid-funded Personal Care Services (PCS) and Home Health Care Services (HHCS) for in-home visits by a provider.
  • Section 12006 of the Cures Act was signed into law on December 13, 2016,and added
    section 1903(l) to the Social Security Act (the Act).
  • The requirement covers all 50 states including the District of Columbia, as well as the
    territories of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, and
    American Samoa.


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Last Updated: May 2021, JLO  Last Reviewed: May 2021, JLO




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