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Chapters Health System
Chapters Health System and Hospice of Okeechobee Sign Affiliation Agreement

Tidewell Hospice
Health care executive pushes organization to embrace innovation

Treasure Coast Hospice
Jackie Kendrick joined Treasure Coast Hospice as new CEO on July 1

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Acclivity Health Solutions
Changing careers, same passion

 

 Cornerstone Hospice Foundation has received two grants totaling $10,000 from GiveWell Community Foundation to support Cornerstone Hospice and Palliative Care services in Polk County. Read more...

Our mission is to give hospice and palliative caregivers the tools, support, and confidence they need to provide excellent patient care.  With our comprehensive software solutions, our deep understanding of caregiver’s challenges, and our constant innovation, we enable caregivers to work more efficiently while adhering to the highest standards of compliance and care. Learn more...

National News

Prison Hospice Experience Leads To Jobs

The Louisiana~Mississippi Hospice and Palliative Care Organization recently advocated for HB431 to allow prison inmate hospice volunteers to work in hospice programs after being paroled.

 

Idaho hospice care ranks high amid disturbing nationwide deficiency

Hundreds of hospice care programs in the United States have serious, life-threatening deficiencies. 

 

Medicare Advantage Overbills Taxpayers By Billions A Year As Feds Struggle To Stop It

Health insurers that treat millions of seniors have overcharged Medicare by nearly $30 billion the past three years alone, but federal officials say they are moving ahead with long-delayed plans to recoup at least part of the money.

 

Hospice Leaders Question Value of Medicare Advantage Hospice Carve-In

Leaders from hospice organizations raised concerns about the forthcoming demonstration of a Medicare Advantage carve-in for hospice.

 

OIG Calls for Stronger Oversight of Hospice

Two federal reports on hospice care in the United States could change the way regulators approach their enforcement activities. 

 

Home Health Company Forced to Pay Back Wages to 233 Employees

As restitution for violating state wage laws, a Massachusetts home health care company and its owner have been ordered to pay $162,000 in penalties and back wages to more than 230 employees. 


Palmetto GBA Update

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Webinars


Partnership Series: Building Strong & Compliant Assisted-Living Partnerships
Glorida Turner
Turner Healthcare Consulting
When: Thursday, August 1, 2019, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm ET
Where: Online
More Info: Register Online


Managing Risk Without Sacrificing Creativity: Challenges Facing Volunteer Managers
Gary Gardia
President of Gary Gardia, Inc.
When: Thursday, August 8, 2019, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm ET
Where: Online
More Info: Register Online


What Every Hospice & Home Care Provider Should Know About Electronic Protected Health Information & Paper-Based Medical Records
Nancy Flynn, Founder & Executive Director
The ePolicy Institute & Business Writing Institute
When: Thursday, August 22, 2019, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm ET
Where: Online
More Info: Register Online

View all upcoming webinars HERE.
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