MedPAC Considers Accountability in Home Health, Hospice, DME

Among the topics of discussion at the latest public meeting of the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) held in Washington, D.C. on Sept. 14 was accountability in home health services, hospice, and durable medical equipment (DME). The focus of that discussion was a pattern of aberrant services in each sector, showing wide variation in utilization…