Company Helps Seniors in ‘Health Care Deserts’ Age in Place

For many seniors, securing access to health care services can be a challenge to aging in place. But for those who live in so-called health care deserts, the situation is especially dire. That’s why one organization based in Chicago has made it its mission to provide health care options to seniors in various ‘health care […]

Home Health Groups Decry MedPAC Proposed Cuts As Too High

No cuts based on bogus calculations. That’s the message coming from some home health care industry groups after members of the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) voted to increase cuts to home health reimbursements. The commission, which is charged with recommending payment rates to Congress for the Prospective Payment System (PPS), voted on a 5% […]