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20 Oct, 2016, 10:50 ET Future of Home Health Care Framework Outlines Recommendations for Optimizing Value of Home Health Care in America

The final report from the Alliance for Home Health Quality and Innovation (AHHQI)'s Future of Home Health Project was published on-line this month...


19 Sep, 2013, 12:46 ET Innovative Health Care Organizations Underscore Value of Home Health in the Changing Health Care Landscape

Health system leaders discuss the role and increasing need for home health care and its effect on patients' overall quality of care  The...


01 Apr, 2013, 12:20 ET Home Health Care Community Announces Newly Aligned Research Foundation to Improve Patient Care

Dr. Steven Landers named new chair of home health research foundation  The home health community has come together under the newly...


26 Feb, 2013, 10:00 ET Cleveland Clinic Journal Details Value of Home Health for Patients and the Health Care Delivery System

- Thought leaders in medicine and home health outline advanced models of home care and innovations with significant outcomes -  The...


25 Feb, 2013, 11:45 ET Optimizing Home Health Care: Enhanced Value And Improved Outcomes

On Tuesday, February 26, 2013, the Alliance for Home Health Quality and Innovation together with the Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine will...


20 Feb, 2013, 12:17 ET Optimizing Home Health Care: Enhanced Value And Improved Outcomes

On Tuesday, February 26, 2013, the Alliance for Home Health Quality and Innovation together with the Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine will...


15 Oct, 2012, 13:49 ET Home Health Community Bridges the Gap Between Physicians and Agencies to Improve Quality and Regulatory Compliance

New National Medical Director Training Program Provides Access to Ongoing Education  The Alliance for Home Health Quality and Innovation...


10 Oct, 2012, 09:30 ET Analysis of Medicare Data Indicates that Post-Acute Care Reform Could Extend the Medicare Trust Fund by Two and a Half Years, Potentially Save $100 Billion

Research identifies new path for improving care coordination and increasing the efficiency of the Medicare program A comprehensive analysis...


23 Jul, 2012, 13:53 ET New Analysis Shows Hospital Readmissions More Than Double Medicare Episode Payments

Better use of home health has potential to reduce rehospitalization rates across all episode types A comprehensive analysis of Medicare...


27 Jun, 2012, 11:52 ET Alliance for Home Health Quality and Innovation Launches New Website with Updated Features and Research Rich Content

- New site to serve as hub for home health research, news and updates - The Alliance for Home Health Quality and Innovation (the Alliance)...


22 May, 2012, 12:43 ET Analysis of Patient Pathways Highlights Key Role of Home Healthcare in Clinically Appropriate & Cost Effective Care

Data show need for research on how streamlined patient pathways may improve efficiency of healthcare delivery The Alliance for Home Health...


04 Apr, 2012, 23:59 ET Comprehensive Analysis of Medicare Data Provides Roadmap to Savings in Post-Acute Care

- Detailed examination of Medicare claims data reveals opportunities for improving efficiency, reducing costs through clinically appropriate...


27 Feb, 2012, 14:16 ET Home Health Community to Release Landmark Analyses of Medicare Costs and Opportunities for Improved Efficiencies

The Alliance for Home Health Quality and Innovation, a national consortium of home healthcare leaders dedicated to improving the nation's...


22 Oct, 2010, 06:05 ET Home Care Summit to Highlight Industry As a Key Solution in Post-Reform Era

The inaugural Optimizing Home Health in Care Transitions Summit will provide the first opportunity for executives from across the health care...