CMS Part D and Hospice Election Data Pilot Set to Begin

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is launching a pilot study to test hospice electronic medical records (EMR) vendors and Medicare Part D plans to determine if hospice election information can be transmitted in a more timely fashion from hospice providers through their EMR vendor and an intermediary directly to the patient’s Part D…

NAHC Summer Advocacy Spotlight: AXXESS takes on the Letter to the Editor Challenge

In week two of our Summer Backyard Advocacy Challenge, we asked you to stretch your advocacy muscles and expand our efforts by reaching out to your local news publications with a letter to the editor in support if two important pieces of legislation affecting our community: the Home Health Planning and Improvement Act and the…

The “Help Choose Home” Podcast Highlights the Benefits of In-Home Care

For years, advocates for health care at home have talked about the value that it brings to the continuum of care. Our voices are being heard and now is the time for us to spread the word in a new, digital way, about receiving and delivering care in a home setting, and we need your…

NAHC Partners in Launching “Help Choose Home” Podcast Series, Highlighting the Benefits of In-Home Care

For years, advocates for health care at home have talked about the value that it brings to the continuum of care. Our voices are being heard and now is the time for us to spread the word in a new, digital way, about receiving and delivering care in a home setting, and we need your…