HCHB Blog

Doing More For Less: Home Health Agencies & The Challenge Of Outcomes Measurement

Feb 17, 2017

Home health agencies increasingly deal with an alphabet soup of requirements with acronyms like HH-VBP, STAR, and PCR. These new requirements share a common goal: increasing transparency and efficiency by gathering data to measure patient outcomes. It's a tall order, and definitely easier said than done. Everyone wants better patient outcomes, but many HHAs fear that their business outcome boils down to "more work for less money." It's true that increased outcomes measurement affects staffing, work flows, and finances as agencies struggle to comply with new reporting requirements. The most successful agencies will develop procedures that allow them to easily capture data, verify it, retain it, and report it.

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Home Health & Hospice Weekly News Roundup

Feb 14, 2017

Our weekly list of news, reports, and information about home health and hospice care. Learn about new studies, trends, CMS regulations and more.

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Home Health & Hospice Weekly News Roundup

Feb 07, 2017

Our weekly list of news, reports, and information about home health and hospice care. Learn about new studies, trends, CMS regulations and more.

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Home Health & Hospice Weekly News Roundup

Jan 31, 2017

Our weekly list of news, reports, and information about home health and hospice care. Learn about new studies, trends, CMS regulations and more.

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Home Health & Hospice Weekly News Roundup

Jan 23, 2017

Our weekly list of news, reports, and information about home health and hospice care. Learn about new studies, trends, CMS regulations and more.

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Home Health & Hospice Weekly News Roundup

Jan 17, 2017

Our weekly list of news, reports, and information about home health and hospice care. Learn about new studies, trends, CMS regulations and more.

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The State of Pre-Claim Review: A Report From Illinois

Jan 16, 2017

Homecare Homebase Chief Strategy Officer Scott Pattillo participated in a recent webinar sponsored by Home Health Care News. Pattillo and other industry professionals described the effect of the CMS Pre-Claim Review pilot project (PCR) and industry efforts to implement changes in the new program, which began in Illinois last August and has come under intense scrutiny after mixed results.

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Home Health & Hospice Weekly News Roundup

Jan 10, 2017

Our weekly list of news, reports, and information about home health and hospice care. Learn about new studies, trends, CMS regulations and more.

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Home Health & Hospice Weekly News Roundup

Jan 03, 2017

Our weekly list of news, reports, and information about home health and hospice care. Learn about new studies, trends, CMS regulations and more.

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Home Health & Hospice Weekly News Roundup

Dec 13, 2016

Our weekly list of news, reports, and information about home health and hospice care. Learn about new studies, trends, CMS regulations and more.

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Home Health & Hospice Care Weekly Roundup

Dec 06, 2016

Our weekly list of news, reports, and information about home health and hospice care. Learn about new studies, trends, CMS regulations and more.

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Home Health & Hospice Care Weekly News Roundup

Nov 29, 2016

Our weekly list of news, reports, and information about home health and hospice care. Learn about new studies, trends, CMS regulations and more.

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Home Health & Hospice Care Weekly News Roundup

Nov 22, 2016

Our weekly list of news, reports, and information about home health and hospice care. Learn about new studies, trends, CMS regulations and more.

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Home Health & Hospice Care Weekly News Roundup

Nov 15, 2016

Our weekly list of news, reports, and information about home health and hospice care. Learn about new studies, trends, CMS regulations and more.

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Home Health & Hospice Care Weekly News Roundup

Nov 08, 2016

Our weekly list of news, reports, and information about home health and hospice care. Learn about new studies, trends, CMS regulations and more.

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Home Health & Hospice Care Weekly News Roundup

Nov 01, 2016

Our weekly list of news, reports, and information about home health and hospice care. Learn about new studies, trends, CMS regulations and more.

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Home Health & Hospice Care Weekly News Roundup

Oct 25, 2016

Our weekly list of news, reports, and information about home health and hospice care. Learn about new studies, trends, CMS regulations and more.

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Home Health & Hospice Care Weekly News Roundup

Oct 17, 2016

Our weekly list of news, reports, and information about home health and hospice care. Learn about new studies, trends, CMS regulations and more.

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Home Health & Hospice Care Weekly News Roundup

Oct 10, 2016

Our weekly list of news, reports, and information about home health and hospice care. Learn about new studies, trends, CMS regulations and more.

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Home Health & Hospice Care Weekly News Roundup

Oct 03, 2016

Our weekly list of news, reports, and information about home health and hospice care. Learn about new studies, trends, CMS regulations and more.

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