In this much-anticipated fourth edition of Hospice & Palliative Care Handbook author Marrelli continues a holistic approach to the topic and updates members of the interdisciplinary group (IDG) on the latest standards, best practices, and effective care planning.
CMS is placing newly enrolling hospices located in Arizona, California, Nevada, and Texas in a provisional period of enhanced oversight.
Free COPD educational tools to help patients and their families and caregivers.
Discontinuation of Home Health Care Planning App & Red Book Hospice Care Planning App
We’re not the only species being impacted. Learn about actions you can take that draw from your nursing knowledge and experience to advocate for sound policy regarding climate change and health.
Building on prior studies, a team at the Cleveland Clinic Health System (CCHS) implemented a home visit program, called High Risk Transitions in Care (HRTIC), with the goal of reducing 30-day hospital readmissions for discharged patients at high risk for readmission.
CDC introduces their updated antibiotic resistance website, refreshed to better engage and share information on antibiotic resistance (AR) in the United States and around the world.
Translated handbooks are available to order from Medicare.gov or 1-800-MEDICARE
The Handbook of Home Health Standards: Quality, Documentation, and Reimbursement has been awarded a 2021 Caregiver Friendly® award in the Book category.
CMS Fact Sheet