LeadingAge, VNAA and ElevatingHome Pursue Affiliation

Long-term care association LeadingAge — behind only AARP and, perhaps, a handful of other organizations when it comes to tackling aging issues in the United States — may soon become an even bigger player in the home-based care arena. Washington, D.C.-based LeadingAge unveiled plans in February to join forces with the Visiting Nurse Associations of […]

ElevatingHome, VNAA Reaffirm Goals as CEO Moorhead Steps Down

Tracey Moorhead has resigned as president and CEO of the Visiting Nurse Associations of America (VNAA) and ElevatingHome. Danielle Pierotti, RN, PhD, CENP, vice president of quality and research, has stepped into the role of interim CEO.   VNAA is an industry association and advocacy group for home-based care with a membership base of not-for-profit […]

Movers & Shakers: Interim HealthCare Adds Executives

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Home Health Adherence Slashes Medicare Costs, Readmissions

The home health care industry has seen consistent reimbursement cuts over the last several years, forcing providers to adapt. There are several reasons regulators and lawmakers think home health can get by with less, but overcoming stigmas about the industry and thinking like an economist can help boost home health’s reputation. “It’s hard to have […]

Must-Read News: Top Home Health Changes Ahead

Happy Monday, dear Home Health Care News readers. We’re back after a few days in Washington, D.C. at the National Leadership Conference, put on by the Visiting Nurses Association of America (VNAA), ElevatingHome and the Alliance for Home Health Quality and Innovation. We’ll be bringing you more coverage from the conference this week. Take a […]

2 More Ways Trumpcare Impacts Home Health

With the Republican health care plan awaiting its day for a vote, home health care providers are determining how the bill will impact Americans—and their businesses. The biggest outcry from the home health care industry has been about the significant cuts to the Medicaid program, estimated to be more than $800 billion in the House version […]

Monday Briefing: Bayada in Transition

It feels like summertime here in our home base of Chicago. To kick off another gorgeous-looking week, take a minute to read our Monday Briefing and stay up to date on the latest news in the industry. Last week, HHCN caught up with Mark Baiada, president and founder of Bayada Home Health Care, to hear […]