CMS Issues Proposed Discharge Planning Requirements for Home Health Agencies
Last Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015, CMS issued proposed discharge planning requirements for home health agencies to enhance transitions of care, patient-engagement, and care coordination across the healthcare system. CMS estimates that the proposed provisions will cost HHAs approximately $300 million to implement. Read VNAA’s summary of the rule. We encourage you to join us for a special Public Policy Town Hall to discuss this rule Thursday, Nov. 5 at 10 a.m. ET. All provider members are welcome to participate. Register here.