Plus: CMS gives big boost to telehealth
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HomeCare Now
March 19, 2020


Some Patients Refusing Home Visits
With the new reality of the COVID-19 outbreak, there is a lot of focus on communicating remotely with patients and staff. We asked the CEO of the virtual care company Synzi, Lee Horner, a few questions about what his company and its clients are doing in response and what might come down the road in terms of remote homecare. Here is what you need to know.


CMS Expands Telehealth Coverage
In response to the novel coronavirus outbreak, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is now expanding reimbursement for telehealth services. The goal is to allow more providers to offer the services, enabling worried patients to access care and avoid crowded waiting rooms.


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How Will PDGM Affect M&A?
How Will PDGM Affect M&A?
The Patient-Driven Groupings Model is up and running. Analyzing the new payment model’s effects on merger and acquisition activity in late 2019 holds predictions for what to expect in the future.


Embracing Medicare Advantage
Embracing Medicare Advantage
During the past two years, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has expanded the types of benefits that Medicare Advantage plans can offer to include things like rides to appointments, aides to help with daily activities, meal delivery and other services to help seniors lead healthier, more independent lives. Homecare providers need to figure out how to get on board.


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