NAHC partners with the University of California on Home Health Tech

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The landscape of home health care is marked by challenges – from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) exerting downward pressure on Medicare payment rates to states doing the same with Medicaid rates. Simultaneously, labor shortages are driving wages upward, presenting a daily struggle for many agencies in the home health industry. As […]

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Innovation in Home-Based Technology

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This webinar is brought to you by HHFMA/NAHC and co-hosted by HCTAC. Care-at-Home providers have been early innovators, utilizing technology in homes since the early 90’s. The pandemic impacted the use of telehealth, in some cases resulting in new, non-homecare providers deploying telehealth and bypassing our providers.  What is the current state of innovation and adoption […]

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Innovation in Home-Based Technology

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Care-at-Home providers have been early innovators, utilizing technology in homes since the early 90’s. The pandemic impacted the use of telehealth, in some cases resulting in new, non-homecare providers deploying telehealth and bypassing our providers.  What is the current state of innovation and adoption considering these changes?  The next generation of care-at-home innovators have stepped forward, […]

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Feds Rein In Use of Predictive Software That Limits Care for Medicare Advantage Patients

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Susan Jaffe October 5, 2023 Judith Sullivan was recovering from major surgery at a Connecticut nursing home in March when she got surprising news from her Medicare Advantage plan: It would no longer pay for her care because she was well enough to go home. At the time, she could not walk more than a […]

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Senator Seeks Input on Policy Options Related to Health Care Cybersecurity

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In early November, Senator Mark Warner (D-VA), Chair of the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence and co-creator of the Senate Cybersecurity Caucus, issued a policy options paper outlining current cybersecurity threats facing health care providers and systems and offering for discussion a series of policy solutions to improve cybersecurity across the industry. As part […]

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Digitally Engaging, Training and Supporting Family Caregivers

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Thursday, May 6, 2021 ; 3:00-4:00pm Eastern REGISTER When an aging parent or relative needs their help, family members are often thrust into a caregiving role that they’re not equipped to handle with their existing knowledge or skills. The more you can support them with easy-to-understand educational materials and guidance, while demonstrating how your services […]

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Digitally Engaging, Training and Supporting Family Caregivers

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Thursday, May 6, 2021 ; 3:00-4:00pm Eastern REGISTER When an aging parent or relative needs their help, family members are often thrust into a caregiving role that they’re not equipped to handle with their existing knowledge or skills. The more you can support them with easy-to-understand educational materials and guidance, while demonstrating how your services […]

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The Role and Benefits of Home Care in Adapting Homes

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Monday, April 26, 2021 2:00-3:00pm Eastern REGISTER NOW Learn how home modifications for aging in place can expand the opportunity for a person’s home to be an effective base for health care. There is evidence that updated homes are safer which allows clients to remain clients longer, workers to suffer fewer injuries, and agencies to […]

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New Private Duty Webinar: Taking Action to Make Data-Driven Decisions in Private Duty

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Private Duty Home Care at NAHC will present an important new webinar for private duty operators and staff, Technology: Taking Action to Make Data-Driven Decisions in Private Duty. The webinar will air Thursday, January 7, 2021, from 3:00PM to 4:00PM Eastern.  REGISTER NOW Making data-driven decisions is a key to success in any business – but […]

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NAHC Innovations Webinar: Technology and Chronic Care Management

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The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) and the Home Health and Hospice Financial Managers Association (HHFMA) will present an important new webinar on innovation, Technology and Chronic Care Management, on Thursday, November 19, 2020 from 2:00-3:00PM Eastern. This webinar is free to NAHC members and $95 for non-members. Registration is required. REGISTER […]

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NAHC Comments on CMS’ Interim Final Rule in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

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The National Association or Home Care & Hospice submitted comments on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Interim Final Rule with Comments (IFC) issued March 30, 2020 in response to the COVID -19 pandemic. Below is a summary issues and recommendations related to home health agencies (HHA) and hospice. HOME HEALTH Homebound Status Under […]

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Futurist Jack Uldrich Tells NAHC Conference to Anticipate, take Advantage of Change

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Demography and advances in emergent technology are bringing enormous change to home care and hospice in the coming years and providers and business partners must adapt to this change or be run over by it, renowned futurist Jack Uldrich told over 1000 industry leaders at the 2019 Home Care and Hospice Conference & Expo in […]

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