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Topic HH
Category Confined to the Home: First Criteria
Code HH03A
Statement Documentation submitted does not support homebound criteria-one is met. For criteria-one to be met, the patient must either because of illness or injury, need the aid of supportive devices such as crutches, canes, wheelchairs, and walker; the use of special transportation; or the assistance of another person in order to leave their place of residence; or have a condition such that leaving his or her home is medically contraindicated. Refer to CMS IOM Publication 100-02, Chapter 7, Section 30.1.1