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Leadership Shortage Heroes: 3 Ways Interim Leaders Keep Agencies Afloat

As the healthcare industry continues to experience rapid growth and transformation, there is an increasing need for interim management to fill leadership roles within agencies.

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Top Tips for Successful Integration Article by SimiTree


Top Tips for Successful Integration: Advice all home health, hospice, and behavioral health agencies need

Acquisition activity in both the home health, behavioral health, and hospice sectors continues to outpace activity in other healthcare sectors, with a record number of transactions in recent years.

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Medicare vs. Medicare Advantage: What Home Health Agencies Need to Know

The Difference Between Medicare and Medicare Advantage In this blog post, we explore the differences between Medicare and Medicare Advantage coverages and, most importantly, how to not lose money when dealing…

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End of Public Health Emergency (PHE): May 11

The nation’s COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (PHE) is coming to an end May 11, according to an announcement made Jan. 30 by the Biden administration.

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CMS publishes hospice survey changes with guidelines for surveyor training

After months of anticipation, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has just made available revisions to Hospice-Appendix M of the State Operations Manual (SOM) and the Hospice Basic…

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PHE extended for another 90 days

Home health, hospice and other healthcare providers will be allowed to operate under COVID-19 waivers and flexibilities well into 2023, as the nation’s COVID-19 Public Health Emergency has been extended…

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SIM Employee Spotlight MikeSimone


Meet the man whose team leads the nation in preparation of Medicare cost reports for home health

Any of the experts at SimiTree will tell you there’s no one-size-fits-all solution for our clients.

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Find your voice in the 2023 market with the right data and branding

Brands are for blue jeans, cars, and phones, not home health or hospice care.

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The right billing staff


The right billing staff can help your home health or hospice agency grow.

Home health and hospice agencies anticipating tighter margins next year are considering how to overcome a skinny Medicare reimbursement rate, inflationary costs for labor, fuel, and supplies, and the financial…

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