Post-Acute Care Unification Debate

Chris Carey

April 26th, 2021

We received several questions about the IMPACT Act and about where CMS might be in development of a “unified” payment system. For answers...

For answers to these questions, we turn this week’s deck over to Chris Carey at Select Medical to provide background on the debate over “unifying” post-acute care.
We open with some personal thoughts from Lisa Grabert who is now a health policy professor at Marquette University. Lisa is a former policy expert for the US House Ways & Means Committee and was a key adviser to Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) as the Congress drafted the IMPACT Act.