The 2019 Home Health Proposed Rule:
What It Will Mean for Your Agency
Presented by Sharon Harder, President of C3 Advisors, LLC
and Jill Dyer, BSN, RN, HCS-D, HCS-O of J.I.D. Consulting & Coding
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) have released the 2019 Home Health Proposed Rule, signaling its intention to make very significant regulatory changes that will affect all home health providers in the coming years. The rule proposes changes to Medicare payment rates, quality reporting, case-mix methodology, and a dramatic change in the home health unit of payment from 60 days to 30 days.
We’ve asked two of the best minds in post-acute health care to distill this sweeping and complex proposal into a concise 90-minute overview. Watch this important webinar with executive management consultant Sharon S. Harder and home health clinical expert Jill Dyer, BSN, RN, HCS-D, HCS-O to will ensure you are well informed.
Watch to learn:
- The impact of and proposed timeline for changing home health’s unit of payment from 60-day episodes to 30-day periods of care
- The proposed payment rate changes for calendar year 2019
- Upcoming refinements to the Health Value-Based Purchasing (HHVBP) Model
This webinar on the 2019 Home Health Proposed Rule will reveal important insights about the future direction of the home health industry. It is essential information your agency needs now. Don’t miss it!
About the Presenters
Sharon Harder has over three decades of executive management experience in the health care industry. She has served in financial and operational leadership roles in a variety of health care organizations ranging from a major health care professional association to large post-acute health care providers. As President of C3 Advisors, LLC, Sharon engages with clients to develop and implement the strategic vision required to improve their profitability and competitive position in the rapidly transforming health care marketplace. Learn more at C3Advisors.com.
Jill Dyer, BSN, RN, HCS-D, HCS-O is a senior-level home health executive with progressive management experience in home health. Jill was co-owner and administrator of a home health agency with more than 350 patients, a position in which she served from 2005 to February of 2012. Jill is certified as a home care coding and OASIS specialist, and is an accomplished nurse with 33 years of experience as a home health administrator, home health director of nursing, and nurse consultant for home health.
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