Congress Approves $3.5 Trillion Budget Resolution with No Cuts to Home Care

Congress on Wednesday passed a $3.5 trillion FY 2010 Budget Resolution that does not contain any Medicare payment cuts to home health providers. The moves come as good news in the wake of President Obama’s budget proposal, which includes $13.4 billion in cuts to home health payments (NAHC Report, Feb. 26). The House voted 233-193,…