NAHC to Broadcast Live Web Event: The Medicare Chronic Joint Replacement Program (CJR) – How Does It Affect Home Health Agencies?

Starting April 1, 2016, the Medicare program institutes a gainsharing/risk payment model focused on complete hip and knee joint replacements performed in almost 800 hospitals in 67 service areas throughout the country. This new model affects all care provided to such patients for 90 days post-surgery, including home health services. If the total cost of…