Senate Approves Budget Reconciliation Guidelines

What this means for home care and hospice How you can help! Earlier this month, the United States Senate approved a $3.5 trillion budget resolution. This resolution will serve as the vehicle for the second part of President Biden and Congressional Democrats’ infrastructure investment, much of which intends to strengthen the social safety net. The…

Senate Committee Introduces Opioid Legislation

–Hospice Disposal Provisions Revised, Improved As we reported in early April, the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee is moving quickly to act on legislation designed to address the America’s opioid abuse crisis.  This week the HELP Committee not only formally introduced legislation (S. 2680—the Opioid Crisis Response Act of 2018) that represents a refined…