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Home Health Media Clips
Monday, September 16, 2019

Industry Awaits Verdict on PDGM’s Behavioral Adjustments After Arguing Case to CMS
Home Health Care News
*PQHH Comment Letter Quoted

New Law Could Increase Home Health, Hospice Labor Costs 30%
Home Health Care News

Senior Living Providers Could Acquire Home Health On the Cheap in 2020
Senior Housing News

Biden, Sanders continue sparring on health care after third debate
FOX News

House Calls Provide Better Care And Save Money. Why Don't More Use Them?
Forbes

CMS Pledges Enforcement Of Rule Restricting Union Dues In Medicaid
Inside Health Policy

GOP Senators Plan to Work Out Differences on Surprise Billing
Bloomberg

AG: Home health aides improperly paid, threatened with deportation
Times Union

 

Home Health Media Clips
Friday, September 13, 2019

Legislators Need To Back Act To Help Medicare Beneficiaries’ Caregivers
The State
*PDGM Bill LTE

State Home Health Leaders Go on the PDGM Offensive
Home Health Care News
*Highlights PDGM Bill OpEds from TX, TN, KS, AL & MI

7 new tech devices for elder care that help seniors live happier, healthier lives
CNBC

Millions at Stake for Nursing Homes Under Value-Based Pay Switch
Bloomberg

HHS Issues Millions in Funding for Patient Access to Care
PatientEngagementHIT

White House Losing Interest In Promised Health Care Overhaul
Inside Health Policy

Health Care Again Leads Democratic Debate
Inside Health Policy

 

Home Health Care News
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Protect seniors’ right to Medicare home health care
Chicago Sun Times
*PDGM Bill LTE

Aging in Place Often Viewed as a Pipe Dream by U.S. Seniors
Home Health Care News

Lawmakers Look to Eliminate 24-Hour Workdays in Home Care
Home Health Care News

Americans 'fed up' with high healthcare costs, surprise billing, Verma says
Modern Healthcare

Addressing Home Health’s Greatest Challenge: Staffing
D CEO Healthcare
 

Home Health Media Clips
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Congress: Support bipartisan solutions to protect Medicare home health
The Hill
*Tim Rogers PDGM Bill OpEd

MedPAC proposes post-acute pay system based on quality measures
McKnight’s Long Term Care News

Trump Welcomes Pelosi’s Draft As He Presses GOP To Back Finance Bill
Inside Health Policy

Pelosi Plan to Expand Drug-Pricing Reach Rallies Backers
Bloomberg

 

Home Health Media Clips
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Home health agencies demand CMS halt 8% cut based on perceived misbehavior
Fierce Healthcare
*PQHH Quoted

Comment Period Closes For Proposed Home Health Payment Rule
Home Health Care News

House, Senate Return To Work On Rx Pricing, Appropriations, Maternal Health
Inside Health Policy

Financial Incentives, Daily Pay Identified as Key to Fighting Staffing Shortages
Home Health Care News

Proposed Home Infusion Benefit Exciting to Some, ‘Deeply Flawed’ to Others
Home Health Care News

How home health aides could save the economy
The Week

 

Home Health Media Clips
Monday, September 9, 2019

Medicare’s home healthcare changes worrisome
Orlando Sentinel
*PDGM Bill LTE

Traditional Medicare Has Better Home Healthcare Than MA, Study Finds
Health Payer Intelligence

Post-Hospital Care Next Up for Medicare’s Quality-Based Payments
Bloomberg

Hospitals using post-acute care as their ‘piggy-bank’
McKnight’s Long Term Care News

Health care has been adding jobs for over 5 years
Axios

The 10 fastest-growing jobs of the next decade—and what they pay
CNBC

Aging in the Right Place Considering whether home health is the right option for you
Herald Tribune

 

Home Health Media Clips
Thursday, September 5, 2019

New regs will undermine home health care in Alabama
AL.com/Birmingham News
*PDGM Bill OpEd

PDGM by the Numbers
Home Care Magazine (Click link to see tables w/in article)

13% of Home Care Workers Live Below the Federal Poverty Line
Home Health Care News

America’s Fastest Growing Jobs Pay About $24,000 Annually
Bloomberg

New York bill would ban 24-hour workdays for home health aides
Times Union

Surprise Billing: A Blight That Needs to Be Fixed by Doctors, Not the Government
Morning Consult

‘I Put My Own Life on Hold’: Adult Children on the Pain, and Joy, of Caring for Elderly Parents
New York Times

 

Home Health Media Clips
Wednesday, September 4, 2018

CMS Pushes Back ACO Notification Requirement, ACOs Want It Struck
Inside Health Policy

CMS’ Quality Improvement Organization Program to Sharpen Focus on Chronic Disease Management
Healthcare Innovation

Home Testing Is the Future and One Day It Might Even Replace Your Doctor
Technology Networks

Primary Care Plans Put Walmart Back in the Health Care Spotlight
Home Health Care News

Home Care Overtime Lawsuit Could Have National Implications
Home Health Care News

 

Home Health Media Clips
Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Tennessee lawmakers can protect senior access to home health care | Opinion
The Tennessean
*PDGM Bill Op-Ed

Protect home health for America’s seniors
Ocala Star Banner (FL)
*PDGM Bill LTE

Protect Home Health for America's Seniors
Richmond Register (KY)
*PDGM Bill LTE

On the Job, 24 Hours a Day, 27 Days a Month
New York Times

Home Care Overtime Lawsuit Could Have National Implications
Home Health Care News

OMB Reviewing Extension, Changes To Hip-And-Knee Bundles Demo
Inside Health Policy

 

Home Health Media Clips
Friday, August 30, 2019

HAPPY LABOR DAY!

3 Big Issues Facing Homecare & Hospice
Home Care Magazine

CMS Seeks to Cut More Reimbursement Payments to Home Care, Which Will Affect Independent Agencies Most
Home Care Daily

Senate Finance To Unveil Text Of Drug Pricing Bill Next Week
Inside Health Policy

Congress Likely to Take on Surprise Billing, Drug Pricing
MedPage Today

Trump Administration Close to Expanding Overtime Pay
Wall Street Journal

Uber Health Eyes Meal Delivery, Caregiver-Driving Partnerships
Home Health Care News


Home Health Media Clips
Thursday, August 29, 2019

Aging-in-Place Program from Johns Hopkins on the Verge of ‘Exponential Growth’
Home Health Care News

Home Health Companions Among Fastest-Growing Private Companies
Home Health Care News

Rising Democratic Support for Candidates Who Favor ‘Medicare for All’ Over ACA
Morning Consult

'Medicare Advantage for All'
The Hill

Industry Voices—What to expect on pending healthcare legislation when Congress returns from recess
Fierce Healthcare


Home Health Media Clips
Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Regulatory Changes Threaten to Compound Caregiver Crisis
Home Health Care News

American Well CMO: We Haven’t Yet Reached Telehealth’s Tipping Point
Home Health Care News

California Expands Medicaid Coverage for Telehealth, mHealth Services
mHealthIntelligence

Colliers: Fast-Growing IRF Sector Represents ‘Attractive Investment Option’ in Post-Acute
Skilled Nursing News

 

Home Health Media Clips
Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Johns Hopkins Home Care Group Using Education to Combat the Workforce Shortage
Home Health Care News

Bayada, VNA Health Group Joining Forces to Expand Health System Partnerships
Home Health Care News

States Drop the Ball on Long-Term Care Background Checks
Bloomberg

Editorial: Rational immigration for US worker shortages
The Columbus Dispatch

Most long-term acute care hospital patients die within five years
Physicians Weekly

 

Home Health Media Clips
Monday, August 26, 2019

Home health care
Omaha World Herald
PDGM Bill LTE from VNA

Lack of Scalable Home Care Assets Means Buyers May Have to Get Creative
Home Health Care News

Why Home Health Agencies Should Pump the Brakes on Their PDGM Preparation
Home Health Care News

Home Care Driving Medicare Advantage Plan Growth
Home Health Care News

Senate battleground Dems shun 'Medicare for All'
Politico

W&M Dems To Meet Sept. 10, 11 To Discuss Drug Pricing, Surprise Billing
Inside Health Policy

 

Home Health Media Clips
Friday, August 23, 2019

PROTECT HOME HEALTH CARE FOR SENIORS
The Olympian (WA)
PDGM Bill LTE

Ensuring access to vital home care
Santa Ynez Valley News (CA)
NAHC LTE

House E&C Staff Not Negotiating With Senate Finance On Rx Pricing
Inside Health Policy


Home Health Media Clips
August 22, 2019

Home health aides care for the elderly. Who will care for them?
Vox

Home health care's workforce dilemma
Axios

Feds Pave The Way To Expand Home Dialysis — But Patients Hit Roadblocks
Kaiser Health News

 

Home Health Media Clips

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

 

A Majority of Kansans Relying on Home Care Dealing with Three or More Chronic Health Issues
Home Care Daily

*PDGM OpEd Featured

 

Money, Data and Backup Plans: Why In-Home Medicare Advantage Benefits Are Rolling Out Slowly

Home Health Media Clips

 

Telemedicine could keep older patients out of the hospital. So why hasn’t it taken off?

Politico

 

Democratic Sens Gather Support For Additional FFS Medicare Benefits

Inside Health Policy

 

GOP’s Collins Feels Hardest Trump-Era Blowback of Any Senator

Bloomberg

 

Democrats back off once-fervent embrace of Medicare-for-all

Washington Post

 

Stroke Deaths Increasingly Come at Home, Hospice

MedPage Today


Home Health Media Clips
Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Letters to the Editor: Non-physicians should be able to ensure access to vital home care
Santa Maria Times

Surprise Billing Battle Still Hot Over Summer Break
Inside Health Policy

Verma: Prior Authorization Needed, But Can’t Impede Practice Of Medicine
Inside Health Policy

Gillette Takes Sharp Step Toward Helping Seniors Age in Place
Home Health Care News

Confessions of a Home Care Executive: The Worker Shortage is a Myth and Excuse
Home Health Care News

Medicare decides a cost-saving strategy costs too much
Modern Healthcare (Reprint of Crain’s Chicago Business)
 

Home Health Media Clips
Monday, August 19, 2018

PROTECT MEDICARE HOME HEALTH
Biloxi Sun Herald
PDGM Bill LTE

Medicare decides a cost-saving strategy costs too much
Crain’s Chicago Business
PQHH Quoted

Better Medicare Alliance CEO: Integrating Home Care into Medicare Advantage Easier Said Than Done
Home Health Care News

Grassley Looking at Rural Health Package Aimed at Hospitals
Bloomberg

 

Home Health Media Clips
Friday, August 15, 2019

Bernie Sanders: Home-Based Care Should be Guaranteed Right
Home Health Care News

Patient handoffs to post-acute care providers still largely a manual process, hindering effective care coordination
Fierce Healthcare

Trump health chief: Officials actively 'working on' ObamaCare replacement plan
The Hill

We Need to Do a Better Job Addressing the Factors that Cause Poor Health
Morning Consult

 

Home Health Media Clips

Thursday, August 15, 2019

 

Cargill: Help seniors remain healthy and independent with home health payment innovation

Lansing State Journal

*PDGM Bill OpEd by Barry Cargill, Michigan HomeCare & Hospice Association

 

Medicare Expansion Would Have Limited Impact on Home Health Providers

Home Health Care News

 

Senior Helpers Telemedicine Pilot Helps Cut Costs, Reduce ER Trips

Home Health Care News

 

Requiring Hospitals to Tell Docs About Admissions Gets Pushback

MedPage Today
 

Home Health Media Clips
Wednesday, August 14, 2019

5 Things Home Health Providers Want CMS to Fix
Home Health Care News
*PQHH Letter to CMS

Without Data, Home Health Agencies ‘Flying Blind’ into PDGM
Home Health Care News

Gillibrand’s Rural Health Plan Promotes LTSS, Community Programs
Inside Health Policy

Buttigieg’s Rural Plan Mimics Others On Medicare Pay, Social Determinants
Inside Health Policy

Lyft, UnitedHealthcare See Transportation as a Game Changer for Seniors’ Health
Home Health Care News

Live-In Senior Care: Is It a Good Idea?
US News & World Report
 

Home Health Media Clips
Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Telehealth use jumps at inpatient facilities while outpatient adoption remains flat: survey
Fierce Healthcare

Warren’s Rural Health Plan Targets Hospital Mergers
Inside Health Policy

Is Home Care Segment Revenue Driving P&G's Total Revenue Growth?
Forbes

Home healthcare business on life support
KFDM-TV

 

Home Health Media Clips
Monday, August 12, 2019

Home health care for seniors at risk unless Congress acts
Wichita Eagle
OpEd by Jane Kelly of the Kansas Home Care & Hospice Association

When it Comes to Telehealth Reimbursement, ‘Just Start Billing’
Home Health Care News

Remote Monitoring Company Cracks Code to Providing At-Home Heart Rehab
Home Health Care News

Billing, Coding and Intake: Top PDGM Priorities for the Rest of 2019
Home Health Care News

E&C Democrats Want Verma To Testify On Trump Health Care Policies
Inside Health Policy


Home Health Media Clips
Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Protect home health for seniors
Meridian Star (MS)
*PQHH LTE

New Rule Could Increase Value-Based Payment Options in Home Healthcare
Managed Healthcare Executive

Training Program for Immigrants Helping to Solve Home Care’s Workforce Problem
Home Health Care News

Why Home Health Care’s Experience Casts Doubt on a Hospice MA Carve-In
Home Health Care News

Leveraging Technology To Support—Not Supplant—The Home Care Workforce
Health Affairs

Bringing Care Home: Anthem Blue Cross Expands Access to Comprehensive At-Home Care
AJMC

 

Home Health Media Clips
Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Report Shows That Preference For Home Care Continues
CT News Junkie

Home health care drives job growth
Crain’s New York Business

Counterpoint: Elimination of RAPs Isn’t a ‘Sky-Is-Falling Issue’
Home Health Care News

Collaboration, Leadership, and $500K to Start: What SNFs Need to Succeed in Home Health
Skilled Nursing News

As Policymakers Debate Medicare-for-All, Analysis Finds the Medicare Advantage, Individual and Group Health Insurance Markets Appear to Be Profitable, Especially Medicare Advantage
Kaiser Family Foundation

Dis­ability Rights Advocates Sue NY Health De­partment for Cut Services
Spectrum Local News

Agency: Low wages, lack of transportation led to shortage in home care aides
News 12 Long Island

 

Home Health Media Clips
Monday, August 5, 2019

Sen. Burr can help stop surprise medical billing
Raleigh News & Observer

Senate Rural Health Agenda Would Up Telehealth, Providers, Clinic Access
Inside Health Policy

3 Red Flags for Home Care Providers Entering Medicare Advantage
Home Health Care News

Post-Acute Care Providers May Lack Needed Bargaining Power in MA Conversations
Home Health Care News

A home health care nursing shortage is looming in Jersey
NJ 101.5

CMS delays funding renewal for quality improvement organizations
Modern Healthcare


Home Health Media Clips
Friday, August 2, 2019

Amedisys, Other Large Home Health Providers Ready to Capitalize on PDGM Chaos
Home Healthcare News

Creative Pay, Staffing Strategies Vital To Boosting Home-Based Care Retention
Home Healthcare News

Democrats’ ‘missed opportunity’ to talk about drug prices
The Washington Post

Verma Again Bashes Medicare For All, Public Options As Dems Debate Policies
Inside Health Policy
 

Home Health Media Clips
Thursday, August 1, 2019

Confessions of an M&A Advisor: Home Health Providers Are ‘Woefully Underprepared’ for PDGM
Home Healthcare News

Americans to Spend $200 Billion on Home Health by 2027
Home Care

Home-Focused Humana Sees Highest Medicare Advantage Growth in 10 Years
Home Healthcare News

Once considered a far-left idea, ‘public option’ insurance swerves into the mainstream
The Washington Post
 

Home Health Media Clips
Wednesday, July 31, 2019

PDGM Check-In: ‘There’s a Slight Sense of the Wild West’
Home Health Care News

Home Health, Hospice Valuations Remain Highest in All of Health Care
Home Health Care News

Medicare Website To Help Seniors Choose Right Option Too Cumbersome, Incomplete Charges GAO
Forbes

Patient Recruiter Found Guilty in $1.3 Million Medicare Kickback Scheme
Department of Justice
 

Home Health Media Clips
Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Telehealth Partnership Helps Valley Home Care Achieve 2% Re-Hospitalization Rates
Home Health Care News

Help Wanted: Home Health Aide Shortage Makes It Hard For Seniors To Find Caregivers
CBS New York 

Home Health and SNFs Should Lean On, Learn From Each Other
Home Health Care News

CMS Revises and Updates Requirements for the Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE)
JD Supra

Not your granny’s retirement home: Chicago developers up their game as more seniors demand posh amenities
Chicago Tribune

 

Home Health Media Clips
Monday, July 29, 2019

HHS' OIG: CMS must review how MSSP overhaul is affecting ACO care
Fierce Healthcare

6 Steps Home Care Providers Must Take to Succeed in Medicare Advantage
Home Health Care News

Demand for home care workers on LI is outstripping supply
Newsday

Doctor Alexa Will See You Now: Is Amazon Primed To Come To Your Rescue?
Kaiser Health News

60% of Referral Sources Favor Home Health Providers Who Accept Electronic Referrals
Home Health Care News


Home Health Media Clips
Friday, July 26, 2019

Researchers use telehealth to head off hospitalizations and ER visits
Medical Xpress

Cassidy, Alexander Near Agreement On Surprise Billing Arbitration Policy
Inside Health Policy

Drug-Pricing Bill Faces Rough Senate Path Amid GOP Concerns
Bloomberg

Study: Home-delivered meals could save money for Medicare
AP News


Home Health Media Clips
Thursday, July 25, 2019

Senate Surprise Billing Legislation On Hold Until September
Inside Health Policy

HHS Secretary: ‘We Want to Go Further’ with Medicare Advantage In-Home Benefits
Home Health Care News

Cost of Full-Time Home Care Nearly Equal to Median National Household Income
Home Health Care News

Home health care aides often face verbal abuse from clients
Reuters

Home Care Provides Opportunity to Rise from Part-Time Caregiver to Owner
Home Care Daily

With a flood of amendments, some senators seek to water down drug-pricing bill
STAT News


Home Health Media Clips
Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Why 2020 Will Launch the Medicare Advantage Boom in Home Care
Home Health Care News

Surprise Billing, Drug Prices Help Drive Health Lobbying Boost
Bloomberg

Trump Will ‘Fix What’s Broken’ With Health Care, Azar Says
Bloomberg

CBO: Budget Deal Extends Medicare Sequestration To 2029
Inside Health Policy

Successful Medicare ACOs engage physicians, patients, federal report finds
Modern Healthcare


Home Health Media Clips
Tuesday, July 23, 2019

CMS Proposal Takes Home Health Agency Closure Estimates and ‘Lights Them on Fire’
Home Health Care News

At-Home Health Tests Get the Direct-to-Consumer Treatment
Bloomberg

Strategic Home Health Visits Key to Cutting Sepsis Readmissions
Home Health Care News 

CMS’s Verma: Medicare Advantage Works, Medicare for All Doesn’t
Home Health Care News

 

Home Health Media Clips
Monday, July 22, 2019

Congress, White House on Brink of Two-Year Debt Limit Deal
Bloomberg

MedPAC: Home Health Continues to Shift Away from Post-Hospital Care
Home Health Care News

Why CMS’s Home Health Therapy Proposal May Not Be Enough
Home Health Care News

Confessions of a Post-Acute Operator: Hospitals Should See SNFs as Competitors
Skilled Nursing News

CBO: Senate surprise billing legislation would save feds $7B over next decade
Fierce Healthcare

Connecticut Budget Deal Could Impact Home Care Agencies
Home Care Daily


Home Health Media Clips
Friday, July 19, 2019

Game On: PDGM Encourages Home Health Agencies to ‘Game the System’
Home Health Care News

Payers See Home Health Providers as ‘Commodities,’ Industry Leaders Say
Home Health Care News

The aging population in the US is causing problems for our healthcare costs
Business Insider
 

Home Health Media Clips
Thursday, July 18, 2019

CMS Finding New Ways to Penalize Home Health Providers
Home Health Care News

CMS Touts Number Of ACOs Taking On Risk Under New Program Rules
Inside Health Policy

House Adds Arbitration Backstop To Surprise Billing Legislation
Inside Health Policy

Fewer ACOs joining Medicare Shared Savings Program
Modern Healthcare

Medicare's bundled payment model did not change skilled nursing facilities' discharge patterns
Healthcare Finance News


Home Health Media Clips
Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Voices: Protect home health for America's seniors
The Advertiser (LA)
*PDGM LTE

Beating the Buzzer: Why Timing Is Everything Under PDGM
Home Health Care News

New W&M Task Force Seeks Bipartisan Rural Health Reforms
Inside Health Policy

Nurse practitioners are the solution to health care provider shortages
The Hill

At Least 2.5 Million Home Health Patients Using Medical Equipment Vulnerable to Natural Disasters
Home Health Care News

Increasing Attention Paid to Technologies That May Improve Home Care Options for Seniors
Home Care Daily

Bundled Payments May Not Actually Change Hospitals’ Skilled Nursing Choices
Skilled Nursing News


Home Health Media Clips
Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Opinion: Texas lawmakers should protect home health for older Americans
Austin American Statesman
*PDGM Bill OpEd by Rachel Hammon

NAHC’s Dombi: CMS Needs to ‘Back Off’ RAP Proposal, PDGM Assumptions
Home Health Care News

Klobuchar’s Health Plan For Seniors Would Expand Medicare Services
Inside Health Policy

Mandatory models among 6 newly proposed Medicare demos
HFMA

Presidential Candidate Booker Proposes Increasing Long-Term Care Funding, Caregiver Pay
Home Health Care News


Home Health Media Clips
Monday, July 15, 2019

Support this legislation
Times-Journal (AL)
*PDGM Bill LTE

CMS’s Proposal to Eliminate RAPs, Increase PDGM’s Behavioral Adjustment ‘Death by 1,000 Cuts’
Home Health Care News

CMS releases proposed home health payment rule for 2020: 7 takeaways
Beckers Hospital Review

CMS proposes 1.3% pay increase for home health but is ending prepayment of services
Healthcare Finance News

House Lawmakers Reintroduce Independence at Home Demonstration Act
Home Health Care News

Payment plan phase-outs worry providers despite $250M more for home care
McKnight’s Long Term Care News


Home Health Media Clips
Friday, July 19, 2019

CMS Proposes Elimination of RAPs, $250 Million Medicare Payment Increase
Home Health Care News
*PQHH & NAHC quoted

CMS Proposes 8% Cut To Offset Behavior In New Home Health Pay System
Inside Health Policy


Proposed Home Health Rule Would End Pre-Payment Requests
Inside Health Policy

CMS Eliminates RAPs, Expands Home Infusion, Updates PDGM Payment
Home Care Magazine

Medicare Floats $250 Million Pay Hike for Home Health Agencies
Bloomberg

Home-Based Care Ally Adam Boehler to Leave CMMI
Home Health Care News

CMS seeks to reduce state reporting on Medicaid access, pay cuts
Modern Healthcare

Illinois Home Care Workers Finally Receive Back Pay, More Than Two Years Late
Home Care Daily


Home Health Media Clips
Thursday, July 11, 2019

Adam Boehler, Who Championed Value-Based Care, to Leave HHS
Bloomberg

CMS Innovation Center head Adam Boehler to leave agency
Modern Healthcare

Burgess, Marchant reintroduce Independence at Home Demonstration Act
The Leader (TX)

House Doctors Pressing to Change Panel Surprise Billing Package
Bloomberg

Alexander Aims For July Floor Vote On Health Cost Cutting Package
Inside Health Policy

Home Care Providers Lifted by First-of-Its-Kind Medicaid Reimbursement Bump
Home Health Care News

Immigrant students learn to be home health aides
Stamford Advocate


Home Health Media Clips
Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Sens., Reps. Ask CMS To Reconsider Home Health Pay Cut In 2020 Rule
Inside Health Policy

Lawmakers to Verma: Time to Ditch PDGM’s Behavioral Assumptions
Home Health Care News

New Independent Home Care Alliance to Work on Industry’s ‘Dirty Little Secret’
Home Health Care News

Kidney Care Order to Upend Medicare, Dialysis, Organ Transplant
Bloomberg

How to deliver effective and profitable chronic care management
Medical Economics

Shortage of Home Care Nurses on Horizon
NJ Spotlight


Home Health Media Clips
Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Non-Medical Home Care Could Save At Least $4B in Medicare Costs
Home Health Care News

Joint replacement bundles saved almost $1,000 per year
Healthcare Finance News

Democrats Place Onus On GOP Ahead Of Texas v. U.S. Hearing
Inside Health Policy

Beyond PDGM: Medicare Advantage, Unified PAC Payment Models Are the Future of Home Health Care
Home Health Care News



Home Health Media Clips
Monday, July 8, 2019

House Lawmakers Looking to Relax Anti-Kickback Rules in Value-Based Care Arrangements
Home Health Care News

Episodes of care and bundled payments
Becker's Spine

New Policy Position Added at HHS to Coordinate Agency Efforts
Bloomberg

Community Care, Social Support Can Cut Medicare Costs for Seniors
Xtelligent Healthcare Media

Doctors Praise Bill To Remove Chronic Care Management Copays
Inside Health Policy

Some Colorado Chronic Health Patients Benefitting from New Telehealth Service at Home
Home Care Daily

How to Launch a Value-Based Care Model
Home Care Magazine


Home Health Media Clips
Wednesday, July 3, 2019

HAPPY 4th OF JULY!

Joint replacement bundles saved $997 per patient
Becker’s Hospital Review

Readmissions penalty doing little to slow the spinning of hospitals' revolving doors
Healthcare Finance News

New Rule to Test Union Membership, Finances
Wall Street Journal

Medicare Change on Home Drug Treatments Cuts Provider Pay 77%
Bloomberg

Researchers Question Home- and Community-Based Services as Nursing Home Costs Rise
Home Health Care News

How to Prepare Now for PDGM
Home Care Magazine


Home Health Media Clips
Tuesday, July 2, 2019

OMB Reviewing Final Provider Burden Reduction Rule
Inside Health Policy

Sanders Health-Care Pitch Oversells Benefits of $10,000 Tax Hike
Bloomberg

An effort to stop the revolving door for hospital patients may be spinning its wheels
Medical Xpress

Hip, knee surgery readmission rate improvement slows under CMS program
Modern Healthcare

4 Ways to Provide Mental Health Support for Pulmonary Patients
Home Care Magazine

 

Home Health Media Clips
Monday, July 1, 2019

BETTER Act Calls for In-Home Telehealth Expansion, Unified PAC Payment ‘Prototype’
Home Health Care News

22 States, Localities Raise Minimum Wage As Caregiver Crisis Continues
Home Health Care News

Harnessing the Power of Grassroots Advocacy
Home Care Magazine

Donna Pierantoni: Home care crisis’ impact on disabled adults, seniors
Trib Live

Democrat vs. Democrat: How Health Care Is Dividing the Party
New York Times

 

 

 

 


 
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