Home Health Company Sues HHS, Medicare Contractor Over Suspended Reimbursements

A Chicago-based home health provider is suing the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), along with a contractor hired by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Simply Home Healthcare LLC claims the contractor, AdvanceMed, wrongly continued a suspension of Medicare payments following a rebuttal letter from the provider. Simply Home Healthcare LLC also […]

Home Health Company’s Fall Prevention Program Reduced Falls by 54%

Expanding upon a fall prevention research program originating in New Zealand, a Chicago home health agency has been able to reduce falls among assisted living residents by more than 50%. Adopting research from a fall prevention trial program run by the Otago Medical School in Dunedin, New Zealand, the CEO of Chicago-based company Simply Home […]