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Mar 19, 2015, 16:16 ET

Home Health Leaders Applaud Introduction of Bipartisan Bundling and Coordinating Post-Acute Care (BACPAC) Act

Home health community leaders today praised the introduction of the bipartisan Bundling and Coordinating Post-Acute Care (BACPAC) Act (HR 1485) by...

Feb 03, 2015, 17:24 ET

Home Health Cuts and Copayments in Administration's Proposed Budget Threaten Access for Vulnerable Medicare Beneficiaries

Leaders in the home health community raised concerns today in response to President Obama's Fiscal Year 2016 budget that calls for the...

Jan 30, 2015, 16:20 ET

Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare Welcomes Mara Benner to Home Health Advocacy Team

The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare today announced that Mara Benner – former Vice President of Government Relations at Gentiva...

Jan 26, 2015, 10:59 ET

AccentCare Joins the Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare

The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare today announced that AccentCare has joined the coalition of home healthcare leaders, which represents...

Dec 22, 2014, 15:27 ET

Home Health Leaders Express Concern About Flaws in Rebasing Impact Report

 The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare expressed concern today that a rebasing impact report issued by the Medicare Payment Advisory...

Dec 15, 2014, 13:02 ET

Home Health Leaders Commend Congress on Budget Deal

 The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare – a leading coalition of home health providers dedicated to improving the integrity,...

Dec 04, 2014, 10:58 ET

Home Health Leaders Commend CMS for Improving Medicare Program Integrity

The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare – a leading coalition of home health providers dedicated to improving the integrity, quality, and...

Nov 26, 2014, 10:21 ET

New Commonwealth Fund Study Findings Underscore Danger of a Copayment on Medicare Home Health Services

The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare - a leading coalition of home health providers dedicated to improving the integrity, quality, and...

Oct 30, 2014, 11:35 ET

Home Health Leaders Applaud the Department of Veterans Affairs for Increasing Veterans' Access to Healthcare in Their Homes

The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare – a leading coalition of home health providers dedicated to improving the integrity, quality, and...

Oct 21, 2014, 15:37 ET

New CBO Report Underscores Need for Medicare Program Integrity Reforms

 The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare – a leading coalition of home health providers dedicated to improving the integrity,...

Sep 19, 2014, 15:21 ET

Home Health Leaders Applaud Passage of IMPACT Act of 2014

The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare- a leading coalition of home health providers dedicated to improving the integrity, quality, and...

Sep 19, 2014, 10:58 ET

SAVE Medicare Home Health Act Gains Support in Congress

The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare – a leading coalition of skilled home healthcare providers dedicated to improving the integrity,...

Aug 28, 2014, 14:11 ET

Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare: New Study: MedStar Washington Hospital Center Demonstrates Home Healthcare Produces Big Savings for the Medicare Program

 A new study published in the Journal of American Geriatrics Society found that house calls to elderly patients with chronic conditions keep...

Aug 18, 2014, 16:29 ET

Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare: National Poll Finds More Than Eight in Ten Americans Support Action to Prevent Cuts to Medicare Home Health

 A new national survey finds registered voters overwhelming support Congressional action to stop cuts to the Medicare home health benefit,...

Aug 08, 2014, 16:26 ET

Home Health Leaders Commend Efforts to Combat Waste, Fraud and Abuse in the Medicare Program

The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare – a leading coalition of home health providers dedicated to improving the integrity, quality, and...

Jul 31, 2014, 11:15 ET

Home Health Leaders Commend CMS for Extending Safeguards to Prevent Fraudulent Behaviors and Protect Vulnerable Patients

The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare — a coalition of home health providers dedicated to developing innovative reforms to improve the...

Jul 15, 2014, 15:15 ET

National Home Health Leaders Commend U.S. Congressmen Greg Walden and Tom Price for Introducing Medicare Legislation to Improve Access to and the Quality of Home Healthcare

 The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare – a leading coalition of skilled home healthcare providers dedicated to improving the...

Jun 25, 2014, 10:34 ET

Home Health Leaders Urge Action to Target and Combat Waste, Fraud and Abuse in the Medicare Program

 The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare – a leading coalition of home health providers dedicated to improving the integrity,...

May 21, 2014, 16:15 ET

Home Health Leaders Commend Introduction of Post-Acute Care Reform Bill to Encourage Better Care Coordination, Patient Choice and Quality Care

Leaders in the home health community today lauded the introduction of the Bundling and Coordinating Post-Acute Care (BACPAC) Act of 2014 (HR 4673)...

May 15, 2014, 11:03 ET

Home Health Leaders Commend Congressman Tom Latham for Supporting Reversal of Medicare Home Health Cuts to Protect Aging Senior Population

 The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare – a leading coalition of home health providers dedicated to improving the integrity,...