Medicares Value Based Performance VBP Program for Home Health

09.21.2022

Ready, set, succeed: 3 ways to address leaner margins expected in 2023

Home health and hospice providers are bracing for leaner margins in 2023, looking for ways to tighten productivity and set in place efficiencies to make a bottom-line difference.

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Are You Making Any of These 10 Hospice Budgeting Mistakes?

09.21.2022

Are you making any of these 10 budgeting mistakes?

For most of the nation, autumn ushers in seasonal fun like football, bonfires, and pumpkin spice.

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VBP Baseline Year SimiTree

09.21.2022

What will change in VBP baseline year mean?

When the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published the proposed home health payment rule for 2023, it included the expected implementation of a nationwide Value-Based Purchasing (VBP) program…

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Home Health OIG Compliance Intensifies Focus SImiTree

09.21.2022

OIG intensifies compliance focus

Medicare fraud and abuse investigations are on the rise, with SimiTree compliance and regulatory team reporting increased numbers of payment related audits and investigations, and saying they expect more to…

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Strategies for Scaling Home Health RCM by Lynn Labarta

09.21.2022

4 strategies for scaling RCM as your agency grows

By Lynn Labarta SimiTree VP, Revenue Cycle Management To be successful, home health and hospice agencies must generate revenue.

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Planning for Home Health Post-Merger Integration SimiTree

09.21.2022

What’s in your post-merger playbook?

Effective planning and integration services make for seamless transitionSuspense keeps all eyes on the diligence phase when one company acquires or merges with another, with crucial questions to be answered…

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The Great Resignation SimiTree Article

08.25.2022

What do workers want … really?

By John Rabbia, PT, DPT, MS, MBA, COS-C Director, Operations Consulting Healthcare organizations across the country have been struggling to maintain staffing levels during the COVID-19 pandemic, an era commonly…

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Identify Potential Audit Risks with PEPPER SimiTree

08.25.2022

Use data to reduce audit risk

Is your home health or hospice agency effectively monitoring its own data to determine the risk of a Medicare or Medicaid payment-related audit? Data can help home health and hospice providers…

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New Medicare G Codes Proposed for Telehealth SimiTree

08.25.2022

New G codes proposed for telehealth, but no pay

As Medicare looks to begin tracking the number of telehealth visits by discipline without offering any reimbursement to home health providers, SimiTree consultants say providers need to find other value…

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