HomeCare Monday

July 4, 2016


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Happy 4th of July!

Featured Content

Telemedicine by Design
A sleep startup offers answers for patients right in their own homes

3 Ways to Get Ahead of the Commoditization Curve
Keep your growth in perspective during these troubling industry times

The Outlook for Managing Chronic Care
The next step in patient engagement


HomeCare Editors’ Top 5: Week of July 4
Physician Signature Worries Home Health Agencies in Pre-Claim Demo and other can’t-miss stories from the major news outlets

Rural Relief Legislation Still Possible After July 1 Rates
While the Senate successfully passed S.2736 last week, influential parties in the House remain strongly opposed to the Medicaid pay-for in the Senate bill.

People for Quality Care Calls on Providers to Engage Patients in Advocacy
There is an urgent need for patients to speak out against Medicare’s reimbursement cuts.

CMS Proposal Affects Renal Patients, Competitive Bidding
CMS issued several rules June 24, affecting many segments of the industry.

CMS Announces Payment Reductions for Home Health in 2017
Approximately 3.4 million beneficiaries received home health services from approximately 11,400 home health agencies, costing Medicare approximately $17.8 billion in 2015.

Positive Bid-Ceiling Changes Announced in Latest CMS Adjustments
CMS is considering several methodologies to adjust fee schedule amounts for certain product categories that have similar items with different features.


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