Kinnser Blog

Archive: August 2017

5 Hard Truths About the New Home Health Conditions of Participation

   by Wes Little
By Wes Little, Director of Product Management for Kinnser Software The new Medicare Conditions of Participation (CoPs), scheduled for implementation January 13, 2018, represent the most significant changes to home health in more than three decades. The CoPs include sweeping changes that will require home health agencies to provide more patient-specific, outcome-oriented,… Read more ›

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CMS Hospice Compare Website is Online Now

   by Blair Stokes
Medicare’s new Hospice Compare website launched on August 16. Similar to the existing Home Health Compare website, Hospice Compare provides basic information about hospice care and the Medicare hospice benefit. The website also gives visitors the ability to compare a hospice provider’s quality of care to national averages and to… Read more ›

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