Sen. Collins Hosts Press Conference to Decry Home Health Case-mix Creep Cuts

At a Capitol Hill press conference today, Sen. Susan M. Collins (R-Maine) announced plans to introduce the Home Health Care Access Protection Act of 2007 to prevent the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) from imposing dramatic cuts to the Medicare home health program. The so-called “case-mix creep” cuts, scheduled to take effect beginning…