Strategic Healthcare Programs

Home Health Value-Based Purchasing Model Could Limit Access to Care, Critics Caution

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In January, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) revealed plans to expand the Home Health Value-Based Purchasing (HHVBP) Model — a Medicare demonstration that aims to tie reimbursement to quality of care. While HHVBP has gained popularity within the home health industry,… Read More »Home Health Value-Based Purchasing Model Could Limit Access to Care, Critics Caution

Elara Caring Targets Physicians as Home Health Providers Rethink Referrals

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In the build-up to 2020 and the Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM), many home health providers began shifting their referral strategies to focus more on hospitals, skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) and other institutional sources. Generally, providers realized that patients coming from such settings likely meant more… Read More »Elara Caring Targets Physicians as Home Health Providers Rethink Referrals