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 Prospective Payment System Rate Update

Review Claim Demonstration

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   

Hospice

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

Public Policy Leadership Series
  • October 3 - November 7
  • Wednesdays at 1pm ET
  • FREE for ElevatingHOME, VNAA and Alliance members

Virtual Events

  • September 27 | 1:00 p.m. ET
  • Hosted by Elsevier
  • CE Available
  • October 10 | 3:00 p.m. ET
  • In partnership with HHQI

Partner Events

Going Beyond the Basics: Using Analytics to Understand the Impact of  Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) 
  • September 25 | 1:00 p.m. ET
  • Hosted by Excel Health
Engaging Patients in Motivational Interviewing: A Seminar for Health Care Professionals
  • September 25 | 1:00 p.m. ET
  • Hosted by TMF Health Quality Institute