Partnership Leaders Express Deep Concern in Response to CMS Proposed Home Health Payment Rule for 2023

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Home Health Stakeholders Weigh In On Industry ‘Tailspin’ Following Proposed Payment Rule

The U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a fairly negative proposed payment rule for the home health industry on Friday. Specifically, the proposal…

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Home Health Proposed Rule Results in $810M Decrease in Payments

The annual proposed rule for Medicare home health services includes an estimated 4.2% or $810 million decrease in aggregate payments, said the Centers for Medicare…

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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…

Reflecting on Our Home Health Patients During National Patient Recognition Week

February 1, 2022

February 1 marks the start of National Patient Recognition Week, and this week, PQHH is recognizing the estimated 3.5 million seniors who reply upon Medicare home health services. Home healthcare is an essential care option for many patients who are often among the Medicare program’s sickest and most vulnerable. On average, home health patients are…

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