Examining the Unavoidable Delays to EVV Implementation

As of February 2020, fifty-one states and territories have been granted a good faith exemption from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and have until January 1, 2021 to prepare for EVV implementation without incurring FMAP reductions. This document organizes the reasons provided by states for unavoidable delay by theme and showcases common challenges to EVV implementation across the country.