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Dec 15, 2014, 13:02 ET

Home Health Leaders Commend Congress on Budget Deal

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Dec 04, 2014, 10:58 ET

Home Health Leaders Commend CMS for Improving Medicare Program Integrity

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Nov 26, 2014, 10:21 ET

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

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Oct 30, 2014, 11:35 ET

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

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Oct 21, 2014, 15:37 ET

New CBO Report Underscores Need for Medicare Program Integrity Reforms

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Sep 19, 2014, 15:21 ET

Home Health Leaders Applaud Passage of IMPACT Act of 2014

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Sep 19, 2014, 10:58 ET

SAVE Medicare Home Health Act Gains Support in Congress

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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

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Jul 31, 2014, 11:15 ET

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

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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

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Jun 25, 2014, 10:34 ET

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

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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

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Apr 07, 2014, 12:48 ET

Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare: Deep Medicare Cuts Exacerbating the Employment Challenges Facing Women

According to the March jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), jobs in the home health sector continue to be impacted by...

Mar 26, 2014, 17:50 ET

SGR: Congress Working to Preserve Skilled Home Healthcare Services for the Medicare Program's Oldest, Poorest, Sickest Beneficiaries

Home health leaders today expressed deep gratitude to Congressional leaders who are considering a home health rebasing relief and reassessment...

Mar 20, 2014, 16:51 ET

Home Health Leaders Express Disappointment in MedPAC Report to Congress

Home health leaders today expressed disappointment with the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission's (MedPAC) March 2014 Report to Congress, which...

Mar 13, 2014, 12:00 ET

Home Health Leaders Thank Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers for Stressing "Detrimental" Consequences of Obamacare Home Health Medicare Cuts

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Mar 12, 2014, 15:13 ET

Home Health Community Thanks Congressman Greg Walden for Calling Attention to "Devastating Effect" of Obamacare's Medicare Home Health Funding Cuts

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