Regulatory Priorities

Hospice CY 2019 Proposed Rule: The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has proposed Hospice Prospective Payment Service (HPPS) providers could be getting a 1.8%, or $340 million, bump in reimbursements in fiscal year 2019. The proposal is higher than the one percent increase given to hospice providers in 2018.

Home Health Agency Conditions of Participation

CY 2018 Home Health Proposed Rule

Home Health

Emergency Preparedness Rule


Medicare Prior Authorization of Home Health Services Demonstration

CY 2017 Home Health Payment Rule

Discharge Planning for Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals, and Home Health Agencies   


CY 2018 Hospice Proposed Rule

Emergency Preparedness Rule

Affordable Care Act & Other Health Care Regulations

Ensuring Access to Care for Medicaid Beneficiaries 

Managed Care Rule

Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement (CCJR / Mandatory Bundled Payments)

2016 Physician Fee Schedule (Advanced Care Planning & Telehealth for ESRD Patients)

Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP/ACO)

Signature Events

  • October 3 - November 7

Virtual Events

Public Policy Town Hall
  • August 6 | 2:00 p.m. ET
  • ElevatingHOME and VNAA members only
HHQI Introduction
  • August 15 | 1:00 p.m. ET
  • In partnership with HHQI
Hospice Roundtable
  • August 20 | 2:30 p.m. ET
  • ElevatingHOME and VNAA members only