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A special needs plan is a Medicare Advantage plan that is specifically designed to provide focused care coordination to a specialized population. In an Institutional Special Needs Plan (ISNP), the target population is institutionalized. In this context,...
MEDICARE PAYMENT ADVISORY COMMISSION RELEASES REPORT ON MEDICARE AND THE HEALTH CARE DELIVERY SYSTEM MEDPAC recently released their 2020 report to Congress with several recommendations for change in payment models Read More
Call to action: APRNs in U.S. nursing homes to improve care and reduce costs research demonstrating that care provided by APRNs is cost-effective, safe, and associated with positive health outcomes and patient satisfaction. Review PDF This article reviews a study that...
SNFs are making an impact on the Medicare Advantage (MA) segment, and more to come. To reap the benefits of economies of scale, successful I-SNPs typically will include multiple facilities and have a minimum of 350 enrollees. Read Full Article
Medicare Advantage (MA) plans are here to stay according to AllyAlign CEO. This can be a significant strategy for SNFs to wrest back control with the maze of pressures from payers to lower reimbursements and reduce Length of Stays(LOS). Read Full Article