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Get Ready for Change: Moving from OASIS-E to OASIS-E1

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The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has officially released the Draft version of the OASIS-E1 Instrument. There are deleted items, changed items and one new item confirmed for OASIS-E1, effective with M0090 dates of January 1, 2025, or later.  

NAHC President Bill Dombi Gives His 2024 Outlook

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As we step into a new year, the home health and hospice industries face a landscape marked by both challenges and opportunities. In a recent webinar with Netsmart, National Association for Home Care and Hospice (NAHC) President Bill Dombi shared his insightful outlook for 2024.

From Evolution to Excellence: A look at home health challenges and KPIs

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The landscape of home health care has undergone significant transformations over the years. Learn how effective management of KPIs can guide agencies through challenges, maintain financial viability, and ensure exceptional patient-centered care.

Breaking News: OASIS-E1 Draft Released – All You Need to Know!

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The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has officially released the Draft version of the OASIS-E1 Instrument. OASIS-E1 is scheduled to have an effective date of January 1, 2025. Read the blog for an overview of the planned changes ahead.

Home Health Start of Care: To admit or not admit?

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Are you looking to unlock the complexities of Medicare Home Health Start of Care? Dive into our latest blog where our McBee experts Carissa McKenna and Catherine Bella guide you through eligibility criteria, potential challenges and agency decisions.

GG vs G: Navigating Medicare’s Transition for Accurate Patient Assessment

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Accurate assessment is the cornerstone for providing patient-centered care in all settings. In 2025, Medicare is making a major shift in patient assessment, moving from G to GG items. Find out how this impacts your organization, reimbursement and patient outcomes.

OIG Raises the Compliance Program Bar

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In a rapidly evolving regulatory landscape, it’s crucial for organizations to ensure their compliance efforts are not only effective but also aligned with the latest guidance and protocols set forth by authoritative bodies like the Office of Inspector General (OIG).

Palliative Care: The Strategic Importance of Coding

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Learn how the future is changing in a way that suits a palliative program, along with strategies on how palliative care can assist post-acute providers and create strategic advantages for those who wish to get in front of the acute care facilities, a brave new frontier.

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