CMS to Hold Primary Care First Model Payment Tutorial

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will be holding a Primary Care First Model Payment tutorial on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at Noon EDT. Primary Care First offers an innovative payment structure that aims to promote access to advanced primary care and reward high-quality, patient-focused care. REGISTER HERE! During this session, the Primary…

CMS Primary Care First Seriously Ill Population Webinar Rescheduled

The Primary Care First Model Options team will be hosting a payment webinar on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. EDT. Topics to be discussed include how eligible practices can participate in the SIP payment model option of Primary Care First, eligibility requirements, quality measures, and payment. The event had previously been scheduled for July 10.…

CMS Webinar to Provide Updates on Seriously Ill Population Payment Model

In late April the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced further plans to encourage primary care practices to participate in value-based payment arrangements under new “Primary Care First” models.  A specific Primary Care First model – the High Need Model — is designed to serve Seriously Ill Population (SIP) patients. CMS anticipates that Medicare-enrolled…

Emergency Preparedness Webinar Series Concludes with Lessons on Communications and Training

The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) and RBC Limited Healthcare & Management Consultants are presenting a critical new four-part webinar series on how to prepare your agency for the new 2019 interpretive guidelines in emergency preparedness. The series will be led by a nationally-recognized expert on emergency preparedness for home health and hospice, Barbara B.…

Home Health Quality Reporting Tools and Training

Training webinar on June 19, 2019 The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will be hosting a webinar on Achieving a Full Annual Payment Update (APU)/Market Basket Increase for home health providers on Wednesday, June 19, 2019. See the Home Health Quality Reporting Training webpage for details. The purpose of the webinar is to…

CMS to Hold Webinar on HHQRP and 2 Percent Reduction for Non-Compliance

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will host a webinar on Achieving a Full Annual Payment Update (APU)/Market Basket Increase for home health providers on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. ET. The purpose of the webinar is to educate providers about the Annual Payment Update (APU) process and 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)…

New CMS Webinar on how to Ensure Your Agency’s Hospice Compare Data is Accurate

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will be hosting a webinar on Tuesday, June 11, 2019, from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. ET. The primary purpose of the webinar is to increase providers’ awareness of how to use the new Review and Correct Report to verify the data displayed on the Hospice Compare website…

UPDATE ON Webinar on the Impact of Trauma and the Body and Brain

UPDATE: Unfortunately, this webinar seems to have disappeared without a trace and we no longer know if it will be taking place. Attempts to contact the JFNA have been unsuccessful, but are still ongoing. We will update this page with more information as it becomes available, but as of right now, the registration link below…

Don’t Miss this Webinar on how PDGM Will Impact Operations: 30 Day Periods, LUPA, Supplies

Education on the Patient Driven Groupings Model (PDGM)  is central to NAHC’s mission in 2019 and beyond, which is why we created a can’t-miss seven-part webinar series to examine all the ways the new payment model will impact your business. The third webinar in the series, PDGM Operations Impact: 30 Day Periods, LUPAs, Supplies, will air live tomorrow, on…