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HEALTHCAREfirst Releases Home Health White Paper

We are pleased to announce the release of a new white paper that takes a look at the current state of the home health industry and proposes new solutions for success. The white paper, “The Future of Home Health: A New Approach to Success,” was developed to identify the challenges faced by home health agencies […]

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October 13, 2016

Value Based Purchasing Information and Important Dates

Home Health Providers Should Be Aware Value Based Purchasing (VBP) is the new payment model, authorized under the Affordable Care Act, to improve health outcomes and value by tying home health payments to quality performance. As of January 1, 2016, all Medicare-certified home health providers (HHP) that provide services in Massachusetts, Maryland, North Carolina, Florida, […]

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March 14, 2016

Value Based Purchasing Proposed for Home Health

HEALTHCAREfirst to Host Webinar. CMS issued its annual proposal to adjust home health PPS rates in the Federal Register on July 10, 2015. In addition to revisions to the home health PPS case-mix weights and reductions to the national, standardized 60-day episode payment rate, CMS announced its plans to introduce a Home Health Value-Based Purchasing […]

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July 31, 2015