Plus: The future of voice-first tech in homecare
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HomeCare Now
August 31, 2020


HomeCare Hereoes 2020


Payment Commission to HHS: Give Us Fair Warning
The Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission (MACPAC) has urged Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar to give clear and timely guidance when HHS elects to end the current public health emergency. “States cannot simply turn Medicaid policies on or off with the stroke of a pen,” the group said. Read the letter here.



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Well Care Brands Introduces CBD Oral Mist  
Oasis Senior Advisors Awards Franchisees for Successful Year  
CSU Shiley Institute for Palliative Care Honored With 2020 Compassionate Care Leadership Award  
Fisher & Paykel Healthcare Releases F&P myMask App  
Medtrade West Opens Call for 2021 Presentations  
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Alexa, Take Care of Me
Alexa, Take Care of Me
Will there be a day in the not-too-distant future when voice-based technology becomes ubiquitous in homecare? Imagine using a voice assistant to order medications, check on a patient and more. Device makers and software firms are fighting for leadership in what may be the next health care frontier. Read more.


This Old House
This Old House
Homecare agencies and home medical equipment providers have an opportunity to take the lead in making the home the safest place to age. And the pandemic could be the tipping point—bringing together a fragmented industry to look holistically at making health care at home the preferred solution. Here’s why homecare needs home modification.


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