New Legislation Would Extend the Hospital at Home Program

The bipartisan Hospital Inpatient Services Modernization Act is new legislation introduced in both the Senate and House of Representatives that would extend the acute care hospital at home waiver program. Initially introduced in November of 2020, during the height of the COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE), the program provides an alternative setting of care for certain conditions, such…

Legislation Introduced to Extend the Hospital at Home Program

Bipartisan legislation has been introduced in both houses of Congress to extend the acute care hospital at home waiver program, initially created during the first year of the COVID public health emergency (PHE) to provide an alternative setting of care for certain conditions, such as asthma, pneumonia, and COPD. The Hospital Inpatient Services Modernization Act would trigger a…