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SHP Releases Two New Home Health Star Rating Reports

With the addition of Star Ratings to Home Health Compare this year, agencies now have an indicator of overall clinical quality.

SHP Announces ICD-10 Readiness and Product Improvements

By configuring our product in the new ICD-10 coding environment, we hope that our customers can continue to deliver the best clinical outcomes and get properly reimbursed for their hard work.

SHP’s Dry Run Results of CAHPS Hospice Data in Home Health Line

Home Health Line publishes article using SHP's new survey results from 15,000 surveys and over 1,000 providers.

Updates to Clinical Executive Advantage Report for Home Health Released

As one of our most popular reports, the Clinical Executive Advantage serves as a starting point for high level data analysis across a wide spectrum of clinically oriented home health quality metrics.

Strategic Healthcare Programs announces Rob Paulsson as new President

I am honored to join a successful company and a highly talented team that has been built over many years of developing solutions and delivering value to our customers

Reminder: The 2016 HHCAHPS Exemption Deadline is Approaching - 3/31/2015

There's still time to submit a Participation Exemption Request, but not much!

Home Health Line Covers SHP’s Release of CAHPS Hospice Data

Home Health Line publishes article using SHP preliminary CAHPS® Hospice data.

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Value Based Purchasing - Agencies Need More Information

Earlier this month CMS provided many updates with the release of the 2016 final rule and Value-Based Purchasing program. However, home health agencies are still waiting for vital information they need to determine their agency’s overall quality.

Value Based Purchasing – What is my target?

One of the sections in the Home Health Proposed Rule outlines how Home Health Value Based Purchasing (HHVBP) total performance scores will be calculated. Both sets of calculations are derived using base year scores. Thus the quandary...

CMS Continues to Surprise

The Home Health Proposed Rule was posted by CMS on the Federal Register July 10th and it was full of surprises, especially in light of the much anticipated proposal on Value Based Purchasing (VBP).

July is Heating Up

It’s going to be a busy month. The Home Health Proposed Rule was just issued and the new Home Health Compare measures for 30-day readmissions and Quality of Patient Care star ratings, along with the PEPPER reports are all scheduled to be released.

First Quarter Results are in… Case Weights are Down, Revenue is Up!

I was curious to see how the Medicare case-mix weights and revenue were impacted, relative to the Home Health Final Rule published on November 6, 2014.

Just when you thought it was safe to go outside…

CMS announced an additional set of Star Ratings for HHCAHPS.

PEPPER is Coming to Home Care

CMS is introducing new reports as an educational tool for Home Health Care in July 2015.

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BKD/SHP Top Performers Leaderboard - Where do You Rank?

Join us November 11th for this webinar on BKD/SHP Top Performers Leaderboard!

Meet SHP at the NAHC Annual 2015 Meeting

Stop by booth #309 Thursday or Friday to enter our raffle to win one of three iPad mini 4's!

Is it Dyspnea or Something Else? Master ICD-10 Coding of Respiratory Conditions

Join us October 14th for the last webinar in our 4-part series on ICD-10 coding!

Home Health Value-Based Purchasing – Will you be Ready?

Join us October 7th to learn more about being ready for value-based purchasing.

Watch Your Heart Rate, Keep Your Blood Pressure Down: Master ICD-10 Coding of Circulatory Conditions

Join us September 30th for Part 3 of our 4-part series on ICD-10 coding!

Decrease Your ICD-10 Anxiety: Master ICD-10 Coding of Mental and Neurological Conditions

Join us September 16th for Part 2 of our 4-part series on ICD-10 coding!

We hope to see you at OCHCH Annual Conference & Tradeshow

Visit SHP at booth #501 during exhibit hours to enter our raffle for a $100 AMEX gift card!

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