New NAHC Webinar: PDGM and Data Analytics

NAHC will present a new webinar, Data Analytics, on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 from 1:00 to 2:30 PM Eastern Time. This new webinar is the fifth in the six-part series, PDGM in Real Time. Real time data availability and early analysis of the key performance indicators in PDGM are important and essential ingredients to early success…

New NAHC PDGM Webinar: Clinical Management of Patient Episode

NAHC will present a new webinar, Clinical Management of Patient Episode, on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 from 1:00 to 2:30 PM Eastern Time. This new webinar is the fifth in the six-part series, PDGM in Real Time. This webinar will explain current issues agencies are experiencing including utilization and visit planning, missed visits, interdisciplinary communication, and…

New NAHC Webinar: Therapy in PDGM

NAHC will present a new webinar, Therapy in PDGM, on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 from 1:00 to 2:30 PM Eastern Time. This new webinar is the fourth in the six-part series, PDGM in Real Time. This webinar will discuss current challenges agencies may be experiencing with providing therapy under the PDGM model. We will also…

CMS Open Door Forum: Updates on PDGM, Claims Processing Issues, Quality & More

On February 26, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) held its monthly Home Health, Hospice and DME Open Door Forum (ODF).  Following are updates related to the home health agency portion of the call. PDGM CMS reviewed two MedLearn (MLN) Matters articles recently issued that provide information and education on the Patient Driven…

Find Out How to Make PDGM Work for Your Agency

Register now for one of these can’t-miss events! From March 30 through April 14, 2020, the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) will present a series of 12 intensive one-day Summits across the country, featuring the industry’s top experts using the latest real-time data to explain how the Patient Driven Groupings Model (PDGM)…

New NAHC Webinar: Maximize Cash Flow During PDGM Crunch

NAHC has expanded its webinar capacity to accommodate huge public demand! The third in NAHC’s PDGM in Real Time webinar series, Cash Flow and LUPAs, will take a further look into the methods required to maximize cash flow while going through the PDGM cash crunch, as well as explain the ways in which agencies can…

New CMS Open Door Forum to Focus on PDGM, Hospice Compare & More

The next Open Door Forum hosted by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will focus on hot topics like the Patient Driven Groupings Model (PDGM), Hospice Compare, home health and hospice quality reporting updates, and a lot more. The next Open Door Forum will take place on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 from 2:00…

CMS Revises Provisional Period of Enhanced Oversight Program

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has revised their Provisional Period of Enhanced Oversight program to incorporate policies under the Patient Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) for requests for anticipated payments (RAPs). In February, 2019 CMS announced a Provisional Period of Oversight program that places home health agencies (HHAs) that are newly enrolled or…

CMS Article Provides Clarity on the Role of Therapy in PDGM

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) posted a special edition MLN Matters article, SE20005 – The Role of Therapy under the Home Health Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM). This article provides information on the continuing role of therapy under the newly implemented PDGM. While there has been a change to the case-mix adjustment methodology…

NAHC to Host 6 New Free Webinars: PDGM in Real Time

The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) will present a new six part webinar series, PDGM in Real Time, that will cover the essential topics of the Patient Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) and also feature an open forum in which attendees can have their specific questions answered by the top PDGM experts in…