Competitive bidding-derived rates are reverberating across more payers.
Each fall we turn to the members of HMEB's editorial advisory board to gain their insights into the trends, obstacles, challenges and opportunities that providers should consider as they shape their business strategies for the next several months. This year, many of the board members are telling us that the future will likely be what providers make of it.
Has the industry finally hit the point where it simply can't deal with Medicare?
The fight to protect complex rehab therapy accessories and to create a separate benefit continues. After getting a one-year delay to CMS's application of bidding prices to complex rehab accessories, the industry works to not only advance a permanent fix to that, but to finally establish complex rehab as a separate benefit under the DMEPOS program.
July's setbacks to rural relief legislation were extremely frustrating, but the fight's far from over and there are reasons to feel optimistic.
A key panel of lynch-pin political players from the American Association for Homecare’s government affairs team will teach you exactly how to reach out to your members of Congress and be heard in the fight to stop competitive bidding.
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