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Home Health Community Leaders Visit Capitol Hill to Urge Delay of Home Health Cuts

Leaders from the Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare are calling on Congress to pass the bipartisan Preserving Access to Home Health Act  Washington, DC –…

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Protecting home health is critical to advancing equity in healthcare

Medicare home health services are critical for helping older Americans recover from a serious illness, injury or hospital stay. Yet, for all its benefits, access…

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Proposed Medicare Cuts to Home Health Threaten Access to Care

July 12, 2022

Last month, CMS proposed to cut rates for Medicare home health services in 2023 by an unprecedented and permanent -7.69%, equaling $1.33 billion in 2023 alone. If implemented, payment cuts included in the CY 2023 Home Health Prospective Payment System (HHPPS) Proposed Rule will threaten patients’ access to care as America’s home health agencies could…

Specialized Clinical Programs – The Future of Home Health?

June 13, 2022

Representing some of the nation’s leading home healthcare providers, the Partnership’s members are dedicated to developing innovative reforms to improve the program integrity, quality, and efficiency of the Medicare home healthcare program for our nation’s seniors. An example of this innovation can be seen in LHC Group’s new clinical program, Choose Control. We spoke with…

Congress: Provide Much-Needed Stability & Support for Medicare Providers

March 8, 2022

Last year, Congress extended the temporary suspension of the 2% sequester to Medicare providers in response to the ongoing challenges related to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, this 2% relief is set to expire at the end of March. As the impact of the pandemic on our health care system continues to cause strain, sequestration relief…

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