House Members Propose Single Value-Based Purchasing Program for Post-Acute Care Providers

House Ways & Means Health Subcommittee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Congressman Ron Kind (D-WI) recently introduced legislation that would establish a value-based purchasing program for all post-acute care (PAC) services. The bill would create an incentive pool for four post-acute settings–home health agencies, skilled nursing facilities, inpatient rehabilitation facilities and long-term care hospitals. All…