Health Policy Update
Now that the school year is back to normal, I wanted to return to periodically releasing a list of the top ten health policy news items that grab my interest – along with a thought or two from me.
October 3rd, 2022
Dear Colleagues: We welcome Genevieve Diesing in Chicago to our team. Genevieve is a former editor for the American Hospital Association. Thanks to Rebekkah Johnson for her graphic design of this report, which we hope to put out monthly.
June 29, 2022
Select Medical: Major Issues
The document summarizes major public policy issues facing Select Medical in Washington. Other companies will have their own unique positions and priorities but, to a large extent, these issues face all companies in the IRF, LTCH and outpatient settings.
March 21st, 2022
Long Term Care Hospitals
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In 2013, Congress passed revised Long-Term Care Hospital (LTCH) criteria which reimagined the LTCH sector and required LTCHs to focus on the highest-acuity patients.
February 28th, 2020