Plus: Why you should already be thinking about 2023
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HomeCare Thursday
August 15, 2019
CMS: EVV Does Not Apply to HME
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services issued an FAQ document on electronic visit verification with clarification for home medical equipment providers.


Proposed Expansion for PAs in Hospice
The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 expanded the role of physician assistants in hospice, but the conditions of participation were not updated to reflect prescribing rules. A new proposed rule will allow hospices to accept drug orders from any attending provider.



Preparing for 2023 Patient Outcomes
Preparing for 2023 Patient Outcomes
By 2023—which is closer than you think—2019 best practices will seem entry-level. Assess your industry awareness and investment and then take time to improve—before it’s too late.


Is Your Agency a Resource?
How to Assist Families Before, During & After Hospice Care
Hospice is a trying time for patients and their families. Have the right staff and resources in place to help families bridge the gap post-care by cancelling services and returning equipment.


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