2 Posts in Affordable Care Act
We’ve heard this before, right? But with the ACA mandating that people stay in their homes or other home- and community-based services where possible, versus moving to a nursing facility, home health roles are evolving rapidly. The increase in workers in home health is expected to be 48% between 2012 and 2022. And you know increased quality is expected. Are you ready?
The Affordable Care Act (also referred to as Obamacare) has a lot of “hidden gems” for us folks in post-acute care. Besides the higher-profile mandates such as QAPI or Mandatory Corporate Compliance, one little-known treat is the requirement that mandates CMS to make a number of changes to the Nursing Home Compare website. For those of you not familiar with the site – the time has come!