Author: Barry Morris

links

Friday, February 13, 2009 Links I am regretfully late in pointing out that a Grand Rounds for Palliative Care blogs has been started. Check out the first round up over at pallimed! (For those who are not familiar with Grand Rounds,...

hospice in stimulus bill

Tuesday, February 24, 2009 Hospice in the Stimulus Bill I’m way behind in updating the blog, so I’m going to point you to this article about the hospice provision in the recently passed and signed Obama Stimulus Bill. It probably has...

interesting research numbers

Wednesday, November 05, 2008 Interesting Research Numbers NHPCO has published its latest statistical compilation on hospice care in America. It is the 2007 numbers on hospice care and covers a lot of information. Good stuff to know when looking at the...

rate cut

Monday, October 20, 2008 The Rate Cut I guess I may have left some of you hanging on the subject of the Medicare Hospice rate cut. Sorry about that, I haven’t updated, because there hasn’t been any motion.One of the big...

new hospice billing changes

Monday, November 03, 2008 New Hospice Billing Changes Medicare has released its next round of billing changes, and this one won’t be fun. (The last one wasn’t fun either, but that’s beside the point.) You can find the information here. (Click...