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Advising the Congress on Medicare issues
MedPAC > Recommendations > Home health services (3)

Home health services (3)

February 26, 2009

The Congress should direct the Secretary to assess payment measures that protect the quality of care and ensure incentives for the efficient delivery of home health care. The study should include alternative payment strategies such as blended payments and risk corridors and outcome-based quality incentives.

Topics: Delivery system reforms, Post-acute care, and Quality.