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AccentCare CEO: Home Health Industry Still in Teen Years, But Providers Are Growing Up Fast

In some ways, home health care is still in its teen years, according to AccentCare CEO Steve Rodgers. Providers are making significant strides propping up home-based care as an essential component of the broader health care continuum, but they still have a ways to go. On this front, The Dallas-based AccentCare wants to lead by

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Home Instead CEO: Organizations Must Adapt Business Models for Aging Population

On Monday, Home Instead announced that CEO Jeff Huber will be onboarding as a co-chair at Serve America Together, a campaign aimed at advancing efforts to make national service part of growing up in America. The appointment comes as the home-based care franchiser ramps up growth domestically and abroad. Serve America Together which has

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Gardner introduces bill to cover senior home health care in HSAs

The proposal, co-sponsored by Democrat Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona, would allow Health Savings Account money to pay for home healthcare if at least three assistance services are provided.

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Overhaul of Payments System Will Force Home Health Providers to Become More Efficient

Home health agencies face issues with a proposed a new billing model called the Patient Driven Groupings Model (PDGM).

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How PDGM is going to change the home healthcare industry

Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) will dramatically change home health reimbursement beginning in January 2020 and will require post-acute care leaders to evolve their organizations into value-driven, client/patient-centered providers able to deliver quality care in todays rapidly changing healthcare landscape and beyond.

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Billing, Coding and Intake: Top PDGM Priorities for the Rest of 2019

In July, Home Health Care News heard from five home health providers big and small for a check-in on industry progress preparing for the Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM). Now its time for the consultants and other industry leaders to weigh in as well. With less than five full months before PDGM is set

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PDGM, Medicare Advantage Are Top Technology Drivers for InHome Care Providers -

For many in-home care providers, new payment models such as the Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) serve as the impetus for technology adoption in 2020. The expanding reimbursement stream of Medicare Advantage is also a major driver. These are some of the key findings from the 2020 Home Health Care News Outlook Survey and Report, released

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Connecticut Home Health Agency Receives Highest Honors from Home Care Pulse

CHESHIRE, Conn. (February 5, 2020)Assisted Living Services, Inc. (ALS) in Cheshire, Connecticut has earned national recognition from Home Care Pulse, a firm providing quality assurance for homecare. The family-owned company received three 2020 Best of Home Care awardsLeader in Excellence, Employer of Choice and Provider of Choice.

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What To Do If Your Home Health Care Agency Ditches You

If youre told Medicares home health benefits have changed, dont believe it: Coverage rules havent been altered and people are still entitled to the same types of services. All that has changed

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Maximizing AR Collections in HME

Revenue cycle management encompasses everything related to the order-to-cash process. For success in revenue cycle management, constant and vigilant oversight of the key processes is needed. With that oversight, continuous process improvement can help you maximize profitability. Here are some areas to focus on to improve receivable collections. …

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