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WiAHC News
Thursday, March 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
How to Handle a Home Health Audit, According to a CMS Auditor »
March 14, 2019, Home Health Care News  By Bailey Bryant    If you operate a home health agen...
Monday, March 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Register Today for Star Ratings Webinar Part 2 »
Join us March 26 at 12:00 p.m. for Star Ratings Webinar Part 2. Part 2 will provide an OASIS focus on pain, dyspnea and me...
Monday, March 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
WHN March Panel: What's next for Medicaid? »
Major changes are looming for Wisconsin's Medicaid program. Governor Tony Evers and Democrats are preparing a push to expa...
Wednesday, February 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS Issues Instructions for PDGM Claims Processing »
February 13, 2019, NAHC Report   The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued Change Req...
Wednesday, February 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Save the Date for the WiAHC 2019 Spring Conference »
The theme is Spring into Action for the WiAHC 2019 Spring Conference, June 6-7, 2019 at the Red Lion Hotel - Paper Valley...

National News
Monday, March 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MedPAC Pushes 5% Home Health Payment Cut, Says Program Integrity Remains a Challenge »
March 18, 2019, Home Health News Written by Robert Holly    The Medicare Payment Advisory Commissi...
Tuesday, March 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MedPAC Opposes Episode-Based Payment for Post-Acute, For Now »
March 12, 2019, NAHC Report    On March 8, 2019 the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) panel...
Tuesday, March 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Trump Administration Calls for Medicaid Overhaul, $846 Billion in Medicare Cuts »
March 12, 2019, Home Health Care News  Written by Robert Holly    The Trump administrati...
Wednesday, March 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Refinement Bills Are Chance to ‘Get PDGM Right,’ Avoid Industry Destablization »
March 6, 2019, Home Health News Written by Robert Holly  Joanne E. Cunningham took over as The Partnersh...
Wednesday, February 27, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Telehealth Bills to Emphasize Insurance Coverage, Remote Patient Monitoring »
February 27, 2019, NAHC Report    Legislation to advance telehealth payer coverage and include remot...

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
Friday, March 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Workforce, Financial Challenges Prompt Hospitals to Outsource Home Health Care »
March 8, 2019, Home Health Care News  Written by Bailey Bryant    As more types of care move...
Thursday, February 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Home Health Heads-Up: Entering FIPS Codes on Claims »
February 21, 2019, NAHC Report    Effective January 1, 2019, all home health agencies must include v...
Friday, February 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
STAFFING Insurance Risks for At-Home Care Agencies and How to Address Them »
February 1, 2019, Home Health Care News  By Bailey Bryant    As health care costs rise u...
Wednesday, January 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NAHC President Bill Dombi Gives Policy Update to Home Health Care News »
January 30, 2019, NAHC Report    Normally, to receive a home health and hospice policy update from NAHC...
Wednesday, January 23, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Home Health, Hospice Deals to Reach Record Numbers in 2019 »
January 23, 2019, Home Health Care News  By Bailey Bryant    The home health and hospice indus...

Hospice
Tuesday, March 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS Special Open Door Forum on Hospice Assessment Tool »
March 12, 2019, NAHC Report   The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Center for Clinical Stan...
Monday, February 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hospice Quality Reporting Program – Upcoming Deadline and Quarterly Update »
February 11, 2019, NAHC Report    CAHPS Hospice Survey Data Submission Deadline The data submissio...
Tuesday, January 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NAHC Hospice Webinar Opportunity »
January 22, 2019, NAHC Report     The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) w...
Monday, January 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS to Test Hospice Carve-In Under Medicare Advantage »
January 21, 2019, Home Health Care News    The Medicare Advantage (MA) carve-in that many industry i...
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...

Legislative
Monday, March 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
March Legislative Update »
March Legislative Update  Written by Hoven Consulting, WiAHC Lobbyist    Governor Ever...
Friday, February 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
WiAHC February Legislative Update »
February Legislative Update Written by Hoven Consulting, WiAHC Lobbyist    General Legislative Up...
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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