Plus, Cara Bachenheimer talks CPI update and lead item pricing
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HomeCare Monday
December 20, 2018


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Dear HomeCare readers,
We thank you for your readership, participation and dedication this year, and we look forward to serving you in 2019. With this issue, we’ll be taking a short break from newsletter publication, but we will see you bright and early Jan. 3. In the meantime, if you have not already signed up for Laurie Orlov’s upcoming webinar Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, at 1 p.m. EST, please take a moment and sign up here. This webinar promises to be chock-full of information about the latest in technology-enabled homecare.

Peace to you and yours this holiday season,
The HomeCare Team

PS: We have several news items and features below, so please keep reading.


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Best of HomeCare Magazine: Spirit of Giving
Best of HomeCare Magazine: Spirit of Giving
Some say there’s increasing need for charitable activity in homecare as reimbursement allowables continue to shrink and the cost of care and equipment rises. The December 2018 issue of HomeCare magazine shares the stories of those giving the gift of mobility.


New Policy in Progress: Competitive Bidding
New Policy in Progress: Competitive Bidding
Policy decisions are happening now, and more are on the way for the DMEPOS competitive bidding program. The latest HomeCare podcast features Cara Bachenheimer explaining the CPI update, why and when lead item pricing makes the most sense and new directions for DMEPOS product categories. Listen and learn.


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Industry Insights
Texas Ruling Does Not Affect ACA Coverage—Yet  
Brightree Acquires Apacheta Corporation  
Another Acquisition for WellSky  
GF Health Products Opens Global Headquarters  
Status of CRT Exemption from Competitive Bidding  
Medicare Fee Schedule Inflation Adjustments Announced  
OASIS-D: 5 Questions Answered  
New Business Direction for Lifesprk  
Last Chance for Medtrade SmartSaver Rates  
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