Summary of CMS Open Door Forum on Home Health and Hospice

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) held a Home Health, Hospice, and Durable Medical Equipment (DME) Open Door Forum (ODF) on August 15, 2019.  Below is a summary of the information shared for home health and hospice providers. HOME HEALTH CY2020 PROPOSED RULE CMS reviewed the key provisions of the CY 2020 proposed…

CMS to hold PDGM Operations Issues Call

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will hold a call on the Patient Driven Groupings Model and home health operations issues on August 21, 2019 from 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM Eastern Time. REGISTER HERE for this event. The target audience for this call is home health agencies, administrators, billers, coders, and other…

A Critical NAHC Webinar on PDGM and Electronic Medical Record Readiness & New CMS Open Door Forum

ODF Focuses on Proposed Rule, Wage and Rate Update, and More The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) will present a new educational webinar on the Patient Driven Groupings Model (PDGM), entitled PDGM: Electronic Medical Record Readiness, on Thursday, August 15, 2019 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Eastern Time. Don’t miss it! REGISTER…

Don’t Miss this NAHC Webinar on Clinical Management of PDGM

The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) will present a new educational webinar on the Patient Driven Groupings Model (PDGM), entitled Clinical Management of PDGM, Part 2, on August 6, 2019 from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM. Don’t miss it! REGISTER NOW! NAHC has been the unquestioned leader in home health and hospice…

The 2020 Home Health Proposed Rule is Big News! This Free Webinar Will Explain What it Means for You

Last week the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued its proposed rule for the 2020 payment model, PDGM, including rates of payment to start on January 1, 2020. There is some big news in the proposed rule and NAHC will explain what it means for your agency. The webinar Medicare Home Health Proposed…

The 2020 Medicare Home Health Proposed Rule is Big News — this Webinar Will Explain What it Means for You

Last week the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued its proposed rule for the 2020 payment model, PDGM, including rates of payment to start on January 1, 2020. There is some big news in the proposed rule and NAHC will explain what it means for your agency. The webinar Medicare Home Health Proposed…

NAHC’s PDGM Workgroup Submits Recommendations to CMS

The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC), in collaboration with several national diagnoses coding experts and leading financial analysts – The Patient Driven Grouping Model (PDGM) Workgroup sent a letter to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to address concerns with the diagnoses selection and assignment used to implement the PDGM…

Share Your PDGM Expertise with other NAHC Members

The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) is developing a Patient Driven Grouping Model (PDGM) resource page as part of our continuing efforts to assist home health agencies in navigating the PDGM payment model. As experts in the operations and financial aspects of PGDM we invite you to share your expertise with the…

Crucial Webinar on Results from the National Survey on Therapy in PDGM

The National Association for Home Care & Hospice will hold a special webinar entitled Therapy in PDGM: What We Learned from the National Survey, on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 from Noon to 1:00 PM Eastern Time. REGISTER NOW! Back in April, NAHC created a special survey specific to how the Patient Driven Groupings Model (PDGM)…