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WiAHC News
Wednesday, January 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Two Part Webinar Series on Star Ratings »
WiAHC is a offering a two part webinar series on Star Ratings. Part 1 will focus on ambulation, bathing and transfers. Pa...
Wednesday, January 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sneak Peek at the WiAHC Spring Conference »
The WiAHC Education Committee is finalizing the schedule for the WiAHC Spring Conference, June 6-7, 2019 at the Red Lion H...
Monday, January 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medical College of Wisconsin CEO Dr. John Raymond wants to make Milwaukee one of the nation’s health »
Medical College of Wisconsin CEO Dr. John Raymond wants to make Milwaukee one of the nation’s healthiest and safest cities...
Thursday, January 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Special Alert for All Home Health Operators! »
January 10, 2019, NAHC    An extremely serious issue involving Medicare home health has surfaced that...
Monday, December 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
WiAHC Board of Directors Election Results »
December 17, 2018   Election results are in! Congratulations to the following individuals elected to serv...

National News
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Office of Inspector General Adds New Items to Work Plan »
January 19, 2019, NAHC Report    The Office of Inspector General (OIG) work planning is dynamic and adj...
Monday, January 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Top Trends in Home Health Care for 2019 »
January 14, 2019, Home Health Care News Written by Robert Holly   2018 was a banner year for the Medicar...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS Call to Provide Guidance on Patient-Driven Groupings Model »
January 8, 2019, NAHC Report   The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Medicare Le...
Thursday, January 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Quality Measures under Consideration »
January 2, 2019, NAHC Report   As reported in NAHC Report on November 30, 2018 and December 10, 2018, the lis...
Friday, December 21, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS Finalizes OASIS-D Guidance Manual »
December 21, 2018, Home Health Care News  By Robert Holly    The U.S. Centers for Medicare &am...

State News
Monday, July 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
WHN Hospital CEO Roundtable »
The annual Wisconsin Health News CEO Roundtable is August 14 in Madison. A panel of the state’s leading health system and...
Monday, December 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Heifetz to resign as Medicaid director »
December 11, Wisconsin Health News Gov. Scott Walker tapped Heather Smith, his deputy chief of staff for budget, l...
Monday, December 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Walker approves community EMS bill »
November 28, Wisconsin Health News   Gov. Scott Walker signed into law a bill Monday that creates standards a...
Thursday, May 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
JFC Co-Chair Nygren to headline June 5 Newsmaker Event »
Rep. John Nygren, R-Marinette, and Sen. Alberta Darling, R-River Hills, the influential co-chairs of the Joint Finance Com...
Thursday, May 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
2017 Wisconsin Health News Conference »
Get the full story on the twists and turns of federal health reform and what it means for Wisconsin at this year's Wiscons...

Action Alerts
Thursday, November 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
HHGM Proposal Not Finalized in CMS’ 2018 Prospective Payment System Rate Update »
The Center for Medicare & Medicaid Service has issued the Calendar Year (CY) 2018 Home Health Prospective Payment Syst...
Monday, October 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fight the Proposed Home Health Groupings Model »
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) CY2018 Proposed Rule for the Home Health Agency (HHA) Prospective P...
Thursday, July 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Home Care at Risk in Latest Version of Health Care Bill - Take Action Now »
June 30, 2017   Contact your congressional delegation and ask that they reject any proposal to cut Medicaid sup...
Thursday, October 20, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Register now for the Legislative Update! »
  Advocacy has become a vital part of of the strength and quality of  Home Healthcare. Please joi...
Monday, October 17, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Register now for Nov. 1 Hospital and Health System CEO Roundtable ​ »
  Panelists: Damond Boatwright , Regional President of Hospital Operations, SSM Healthcare of Wisc...

Other News
Wednesday, January 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS Releases New Waived Tests »
January 16, 2019, NAHC Report    There are some new tests that fall into the Clinical Laboratory Imp...
Wednesday, January 2, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Check out this Home Care Podcast as a Learning Resource in 2019! »
January 2, 2019, Home Health Care News    Did you know Home Health Care News launched a home health podc...
Wednesday, December 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Top Home Health Care News Stories of 2018 »
December 19, 2018, Home Health Care News   The home health, home care and hospice industries experien...
Tuesday, December 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Report: Home Health, Hospice Show Steady Growth »
December 18, 2018, NAHC Report    Home health admissions grew in the year from the second quarter of...
Tuesday, December 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Amazon Reportedly Exploring At-Home Health Testing »
December 18, 2018, Home Health Care News  By Robert Holly   Details are beginning to emerge about t...

Hospice
Thursday, January 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hospices Have Limited Time to Submit Aggregate Cap Report »
January 10, 2019, NAHC Report    The hospice self-determined aggregate cap reports and any overpayme...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Death-Positive Movement Fueling Hospice Growth »
January 8, 2019, Home Health News    With more than 1.4 million Americans receiving hospice care every y...
Friday, January 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
SUPPORT Act Opens Federal Door for Hospices to Dispose Controlled Substances »
January 4, 2019, NAHC Report    In September 2014 the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) issued f...
Tuesday, December 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hospice Quality Notes: Updates and Reminders »
December 18, 2018, NAHC Report     CAHPS Hospice Survey Survey Instruments: Th...
Wednesday, December 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hospice Quality Updates »
December 5, 2018, NAHC Report    December has started with a flurry of holiday activities, and some ho...

Legislative
Tuesday, January 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
January Legislative Update »
  January Legislative Update  Written by Hoven Consulting, WiAHC Lobbyist   Home Health...
Thursday, November 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
December Legislative Update »
December Legislative Update  Written by Hoven Consulting, WiAHC Lobbyist    Governor-elect Eve...

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