ACT NOW! Ask Your Lawmakers to Support Vital Home Health Legislation

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED TO PROTECT HOME HEALTH

Three pieces of bipartisan legislation aim to prevent cuts to home health and avoid disruptions in care for seniors.

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Nation’s Home Health Leaders Visit Capitol Hill in Support of Legislation to Refine Medicare Home Health Payment Reforms

Bipartisan legislation modifies Patient Driven Groupings Model to ensure consistent patient access to home healthcare before 2020 implementation WASHINGTON– Home health leaders representing the Council…

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Big Push for Home Health Payment Model Rethink

The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) will co-sponsor with state home health associations a series of 12 one-day seminars around the country…

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Leaders Take to Capitol Hill to Advocate for Access to Home Health

December 6, 2018

Last week, home health leaders representing the Council of State Home Care & Hospice Associations, National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC), Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare and eleven state home care associations visited Capitol Hill to advance bipartisan, bicameral Medicare home health legislation. Leaders had meetings with more than 40 lawmaker offices to…

Happy Thanksgiving from the Partnership!

November 19, 2018

As we prepare to feast with our family and friends this Thanksgiving, we are reminded that home is truly where the heart is. Thanksgiving is such a special time of year to express our gratitude for all the wonderful things in our lives. For many Americans, there is nothing more important than the choice to…

A Call to Action: Ask Your Lawmakers to Support Vital Home Health Legislation

October 9, 2018

Earlier this year, Congress passed a billed called the Bipartisan Budget Act, which called for the development of a new home health payment system. Under the law, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is permitted to cut reimbursement rates to home health providers based solely on untested assumptions about provider behavior, rather than any…

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