4 reasons to embrace pediatric home health care
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August 16, 2018


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$14 Billion in False Billing and Counting
The Department of Justice (DOJ) announced a new Medicare Fraud Strike Force for the Newark/Philadelphia region this week. To date, the 10 Medicare Fraud Strike Force units in other areas of the country have charged more than 3,700 defendants who collectively have falsely billed the Medicare program for more than $14 billion, according to the DOJ. Read more at HomeCare.


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U.S. Rep. Mike Kelly (R-PA) is supporting a new bipartisan bill which would establish a new Community-Based Institutional Special Needs Plan in Medicare Advantage. “Studies show that enhanced coordinated care for low-income Medicare beneficiaries results in fewer hospital stays and readmissions,” the congressman said. Find more at The Ripon Advance.



4 Reasons to Embrace Pediatric Home Health Now
4 Reasons to Embrace Pediatric Home Health Now
Pediatric homecare is often overlooked and perhaps overshadowed by senior care. However, pediatrics is the fastest growing health care market, where DME providers can find opportunities. Bradley Smith of Vertess explains.


HomeCare podcast
Now Playing—Age-Friendly Health Systems and Hospital at Home, Episode 2 of The HomeCare Podcast
Hear more about a home health trend that is gaining traction. This episode features Dr. John Burton of the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, who has worked for decades at transforming health care for seniors, and Rani Snyder, who serves as director of programs at The John A. Hartford Foundation, a national organization dedicated to improving care for older adults. Listen.


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