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HCAF mourns the passing of one of its founding members

Kyle Simon

Passing the HEAT Act is just sound public policy that benefits patients and providers. Take action now!

On Thursday, April 22, a bipartisan group of lawmakers introduced S.1309, the Home Health Emergency Access to Telehealth (HEAT) Act, to provide reimbursement to providers for telehealth services in the Medicare home health benefit.

Kyle Simon

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has begun implementing a National Emphasis Program (NEP) to ensure that employees in high hazard industries or work tasks are protected from the danger of contracting the novel coronavirus COVID-19, in a development that could impact home health providers.

Kyle Simon

A new report from Health Management Associates (HMA) shows that Florida policymakers must increase Medicaid reimbursement rates in order for the home health sector to absorb the increase in the state minimum wage to $15 an hour

Kyle Simon
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