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Shout out to SHP in the latest Home Health Line issue

SHP is proud to be one of the partners for Adventist to accelerate their quality improvement goals in 2016.

In a recent Home Health Line article SHP's Chris Attaya weighs in on agencies best opportunities for improvement with CMS programs

"Figuring out where agencies have the best opportunity to improve outcomes related to a particular measure in the most cost-effective way will be important to showing gains in CMS programs like value-based purchasing and star ratings"

SHP Releases Advanced Filtering Functionality for Home Health Compare Report

Agencies can use the newly available reports as a marketing tool to showcase Star Ratings, readmission rates, outcomes and patient satisfaction scores for patients that came from a specific Referral Source or Payer.

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.

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CMS Home Health Value-Based Purchasing Q&A – Finally Some Answers

On December 31st, CMS released their first Q&A on the CMS website, and in doing so provided some key information.

Hospice's first significant payment change since benefit inception

January 1, 2016 marks the start of the new Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) regulation on how hospices are reimbursed.

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.

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Learn how SHP for Home Health Agencies can help you improve your performance

Wondering if SHP is the right fit for your agency? Join us February 9th for this webinar.

Home Health Value-Based Purchasing – Will You Be Ready?

Join us January 20th to learn more about being ready for value-based purchasing.

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!

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