Home Health & Hospice Weekly News Roundup

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

2017 Homecare Homebase Users Conference

The Homecare Homebase Users Conference is held June 14-15 in Dallas. Available to a limited number of key companies, this is an opportunity to meet and network with Homecare Homebase Customers.

Home Monitoring Could Improve Care, but Are Patients Ready for It?

Industry experts predict that home care technology is going to grow into a $100 billion industry within the next five years - but the technology is growing so rapidly that users face trouble keeping up with it.

Amedisys Seeks ‘Transformative’ Hospice Deal and Bigger Risks

Amedisys, one of the nation’s largest home health care providers, is setting its sights on a big deal in the hospice space according to CEO Paul Kusserow.

Almost Family Eyeing Managed Care, JV Opportunities

After completing the nation’s largest public home health-hospital joint venture, Almost Family is focused on growth and opportunities in alternative payment models.

Bayada CEO: Transition to Nonprofit is ‘An Adventure’

Bayada's CEO explains in an interview why hospitals are disengaging from their own home health service lines and partnering up with home health agencies.

Kindred Launches Innovation Division

Kindred's new Innovations division aligns with its positioning as a post-acute care manager, and appears aimed in part at managing large patient populations through the continuum of care for payers and other entities.