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Webinar | Home Health, Medicare, Policy, Regulatory

Home Health Patient-Driven Groupings Model

March 29, 2023

Home Health Patient-Driven Groupings Model

Medicare Home Health Prospective Payment System (HH PPS) Calendar Year (CY) 2023 Behavior Change Recap, 60-Day Episode Construction Overview, and Payment Rate Development Webinar

Wednesday, March 29, 2023 | 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM EDT




During this webinar, CMS will provide an overview of several provisions from the CY 2023 HH PPS final rule on behavior changes, the construction of 60-day episodes, and payment rate development.

A question-and-answer session will follow the presentation. We encourage participants to send questions in advance to the Home Health Policy mailbox with the subject line “Home Health CAA, 2023 Webinar”. Please submit questions by March 22, 2023. During the webinar, we will do our best to address both submitted and live questions.


  • Description of actual behavior changes that occurred between CY 2018 and CY 2021
  • Approach used to construct simulated 60-day episodes using 30-day periods
  • Overview of payment rate development for CY 2023
  • Information on new data files containing information on the simulated 60-day episodes and actual 30-day periods used in calculating the permanent adjustment to the payment rate

Target Audience:

  • Medicare home health clinicians and agencies
  • Office managers and administrators
  • State and national associations that represent home health care providers
  • Public interest groups, health industry media
  • Other interested parties