1.1 Million More Direct Care Workers Needed by 2030
The NCHWA, part of the Health Resources and Services Administration of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, counted certified nursing assistants, home health aides, personal care aides, and psychiatric assistants/aides as the direct care workforce. It found that workers in this category fill 71% of jobs ...
Hospice Compare Now Includes Consumer Survey Data
The CAHPS Hospice Survey results are now included on Hospice Compare. Hospice Compare is a user-friendly web tool. It provides information to help patients, ...
The Ups and Downs of the Federal Budget Deals
The 2-year budget deal has many pros and cons for providers of long-term services and supports. The Good News SEC. 50202. REPEAL OF MEDICARE PAYMENT CAP FOR THERAPY SERVICES; LIMITATION TO ENSURE APPROPRIATE THERAPY. There is a projected $6.5 billion price tag associated with the ...
Survey on Member Role and Interest in Innovative Models Closes Feb. 20
We also want to hear from you about what resources you need to be successful under these models. This survey is applicable to all provider types whether you are involved in a federal bundled payment program or Accountable Care Organization, a state initiative to better coordinate care, or are partnering to offer services on your ...
Bill Promotes Person-centered Planning for Advanced Illness
LeadingAge strongly supports the introduction of the H.R.2797,