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Adapting to a new payment model is not an easy task. Some providers have spent the entire year preparing for this change, while others might have decided to take it slow and steady. Join Mary Henschel, director of market insights at PointClickCare, on Wednesday, Sept. 11 at 2 p.m. Eastern to learn:

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PointClickCare surveyed hundreds of providers about their top anxieties around PDGM. Transitioning staff to the new model surfaced as one of the most significant causes for concern.

What kind of training needs to be provided?
How will my staff be able to manage this change?
How can I prepare them now?

Home Health’s New  Regulatory & Legislative Landscape
3 major Q2 updates changing provider behavior

The new Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) coming in 2020 is expected to significantly impact virtually all aspects of home health payment methodology.

From small, not for profit agencies to large chains, significant operational and organizational reforms must be undertaken in 2019 to successfully transition to PDGM. An estimated 44 percent of home health providers will experience a decrease in reimbursement.

Dissecting the Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM)
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