FutureFocus September 5, 2018 Paradigm Shift For Hospice Begins
In this week’s FutureFocus, we discuss the paradigm shift for hospice provders. There are a number of key trends impacting the future of hospice providers. Our analysis and insight will help the industry have a better understanding of how this change is taking place, how it shifts the industry and why it is important for all providers to understand the paradigm shift. A reminder: when there are major shifts to one healthcare provider, it means it also can impact your organization.
Lisa Remington, President, Remington Health Strategy Group
In This Issue
The Paradigm Shift for Hospice Providers Begins
By: Lisa Remington, President Remington Health Strategy Group
A number of key trends are impacting the future of hospice providers.
- Principal diagnoses are changing.
- Expenditures are expected to increase by 8% annually.
- Expanded role of physician assistants …. now has a “twist.”
- A Meaningful Measures Initiative has been established.
How are these key trends impacting the future of Medicare hospice providers? And…..other providers.