New Federal Grant Programs to Support Telehealth Investments
The Federal Communications Commission and the US Department of Agriculture (USDA), Rural Development, open applications.
Leadership Tips: Preparing for a Stressful Budget Season
Budget season and business planning are often stressful for palliative care leaders. Find practical guidance for planning forward during the pandemic.
CMMI Halts Start of the Seriously Ill Population (SIP) Payment Model
CMMI notifies applicants that the model is “under review”.
National Coalition Shares Policy Goals with Biden Administration and New Congress
Recommendations span COVID-19 response, access and payment, and workforce expansion.
Second Application for Primary Care First Model Opening Spring 2021
Broader range of eligible practices can apply, including applications for the Seriously Ill Population (SIP)
CMMI Releases More Details on Direct Contracting Model Opportunities
New payment arrangements will hold groups of providers accountable for total cost and quality.
CMS Extends Medicare Flexibilities to Allow Hospital-At-Home
Program allows eligible hospitals to provide acute care in patients homes during the pandemic, covering 60 acute conditions.