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WiAHC News
Monday, July 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
WiAHC Spring Conference in Review »
Thank you to the 70+ attendees at this year's spring conference. The keynote speakers were Kristin Baird, MHA, BSN, RN, Pr...
Friday, June 28, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Next Webinar: Opioid Crisis and the Impact on Home Health Care and Hospice »
The next WiAHC webinar is July 30 at noon on the topic of the Opioid Crisis and the Impact on Home Health Care and Hospice...
Monday, June 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Beware Phony Webinar Resellers: Buy NAHC Webinars Directly from NAHC Website »
June 10, 2019, NAHC Report    NAHC Report recently alerted you that there are webinar re-sellers on the...
Monday, June 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
WiAHC 2019 Nurse of the Year Award Winner Named »
Congratulations to Connie Riggs, RN, of Horizon Home Care and Hospice. Connie was recently honored as the 2019 WiAHC Home...
Monday, May 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Developing a Worker Safety Plan »
May 13, 2019, HomeCare   Written by Jenny Dunne    The home health and hospice industry is exper...

National News
Tuesday, July 2, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
House Approves Labor-HHS Spending Blueprint for FY2020 »
July 2, 2019, NAHC Report    Last week the House of Representatives approved legislation that provides d...
Monday, July 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
BETTER Act Calls for In-Home Telehealth Expansion, Unified PAC Payment ‘Prototype’ »
July 1, 2019, Home Health Care News  Written by Robert Holly    A relatively little-known...
Wednesday, June 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Legislation Would Allow Occupational Therapists to Open Home Health Cases »
June 19, 2019, NAHC Report    New bipartisan legislation has been introduced in both the United States S...
Wednesday, June 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Home Health Industry Likely Headed for M&A Rollercoaster »
June 19, 2019, Home Health Care News   Written by Bailey Bryant   If there’s one thing home health ca...
Tuesday, June 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
SNF Prediction Tool Could Keep Home Health Diversions High »
June 11, 2019, Home Health Care News   By Joyce Famakinwa   A risk tool that makes it possible to acc...

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...

Hospice
Monday, July 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Care Coordination, Partnerships Key for Hospices in Primary Care First »
July 1, 2019, Hospice News  Written by Jim Parker   Improved care coordination is an underlying goal...
Friday, June 28, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Care Coordination, Partnerships Key for Hospices in Primary Care First »
June 28, 2019, Hospice News Written by Jim Parker    Improved care coordination is an underlying goa...
Monday, June 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Legislation to Make Palliative Care Eligible for National Health Service Corps »
June 24, 2019, Hospice News Written by Jim Parker    Bipartisan Congressional efforts to expand p...
Monday, June 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hospice Provider Preview Reports Now Available »
June 3, 2019, NAHC Report    Hospice provider preview reports and Hospice Consumer Assessment of Healthc...
Thursday, May 23, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS Primary Care First “High Need Population” Model Envisions Role for Hospice Clinicians »
May 23, 2019, NAHC Report   In late April the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced fu...

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...

Legislative
Thursday, June 27, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
WiAHC July Legislative Update »
WiAHC July Legislative Update   Written by Hoven Consulting, WiAHC Government Affairs Team   Legisl...
Friday, May 31, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
WiAHC June Legislative Update »
June Legislative Update Written by Hoven Consulting, WiAHC's Government Affairs Team State Files Lawsuit Again...
Thursday, May 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Legislation to Stop PDGM Rate Cuts Introduced in House of Reps »
May 9, 2019, NAHC Report   GO HERE to support this important legislation! On Wednesday May 8,...
Thursday, May 2, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
WiAHC Meets with Wisconsin Medicaid Director »
May Legislative Update  Written by Hoven Consulting, WiAHC Lobbyist  WiAHC Meets with Wisconsin Medic...
Monday, April 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
WiAHC May Legislative Update »
May Legislative Update  Written by Hoven Consulting, WiAHC Lobbyist    Home Health Updates&nb...

Other News
Monday, June 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
This Critical Combo Could ‘Blow Up’ Home Health Agency Revenue Cycles »
Home Health Care News, June 3, 2019  Written by Robert Holly    The Review Choice Demonstratio...
Wednesday, May 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
PDGM’s Co-Morbidity Changes May Trigger Substantial Payment Bump »
May 15, 2019, Home Health Care News Written by Robert Holly   To fine-tune operations ahead of the Patien...
Monday, May 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medicare Advantage, ‘Demise of Digital Disruptors’ Cited as Top 2019 Home Care Trends »
May 13, 2019, Home Health Care News  Written by Robert Holly Home care in Medicare Advantage (MA), the dem...
Friday, May 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
AT&T: In-Home Remote Patient Monitoring Ready to Take Off »
May 10, 2019, Home Health Care News    Written by Bailey Bryant    While telemonitoring i...
Monday, April 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
May 14 WHN Luncheon Explores the Impact of Housing on Healthcare »
Where people live influences their health. And more and more healthcare organizations and others in Milwaukee are targetin...

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