November 1, 2023
Don’t allow cuts to Medicare’s home health care benefit
Imagine if you or a loved one were given the choice between returning home to recover after a stint at the hospital or to healing at a nursing center. Which would you choose?
If you’re like most Americans — more than four out of five — you’d probably choose to receive short-term recovery or rehabilitation care at home. That is what makes at-home care such a vital part of our overall healthcare system. Home health care providers and agencies exist to make the transition from hospital to home as seamless and easy as possible for patients and their families.