Bulletin December 10th, 2019

These are your Weekly Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice Headlines for December 10th, 2019. If you would like the full links and stories to the following headlines, log in to the member portal! Snapshot Headlines (Log in to The Member Portal to read full stories) HOSPICE: MedPAC Advances Hospice Cap Reforms, FY2021 Payment [...]

Bulletin December 3rd, 2019

These are your Weekly Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice Headlines for November 26th, 2019. If you would like the full links and stories to the following headlines, log in to the member portal! Snapshot Headlines (Log in to The Member Portal to read full stories) PALLATIVE CARE and HOSPICE: Primary Care First is Currently [...]

Bulletin November 26th, 2019

These are your Weekly Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice Headlines for November 26th, 2019. If you would like the full links and stories to the following headlines, log in to the member portal! Snapshot Headlines (Log in to The Member Portal to read full stories) PALLIATIVE CARE and HOSPICE: Predictive Analytics Can Help [...]

BREAKING: PDGM Final Rule Reduces Behavioral Adjustment Cut to 4.36%

BREAKING: PDGM Final Rule Reduces Behavioral Adjustment Cut to 4.36% The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) on Thursday finalized the Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) for 2020, in addition to its plan to phase out home health pre-payments and introduce a new home infusion therapy benefit. But perhaps the biggest news for U.S. home […]

State agencies encourage older adults, families, to take advantage of National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Oct. 21, 2019                                                                                                                                                  Contacts:   Aging – Beth Gianforcaro, (614) 644-6230, bgianforcaro@age.ohio.gov                   MHAS – Eric Wandersleben, (614) 728-5090, Eric.Wandersleben@mha.ohio.gov Video message from Directors McElroy and Criss: https://youtu.be/19iuAmoBg0E Radio/podcast partners: Download audio clips on this topic from the directors. State agencies encourage older adults, families, to take advantage of National Prescription Drug […]