Not to be missed
- Post-Acute Networks Are Biggest Hospital Challenge. The first mandatory bundled-payment model might spur stronger post-acute relationships for hospitals.
- CMS proposes $180 million pay cut for home health. Home-healthcare agencies could see a 1% drop in Medicare reimbursement in 2017.
- PCC programs projected to cut skilled-nursing stays 20%. Report reveals that person-centered care (PCC) may decrease how much time patients spend in skilled-nursing communities.