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Senate Passes SGR Patch

Important Message from the NASL

On Monday, March 31, the Senate approved the House-passed 12-month Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) Patch bill by a 64-35 vote. The proposal, H.R. 4302, Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014, prevents a 24% cut in reimbursements for physicians and Part B providers who treat Medicare patients that would have gone into effect on April 1, 2014 and replaces it with a 0.5% update through December 31, 2014 and a 0% update from January 1, 2015 until April 1, 2015.  

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Heritage Healthcare Celebrates 15th Anniversary

Heritage Healthcare continues to grow as it begins its 15th year of providing physical, occupational and speech therapy to the post acute market. Their ability to adapt to constant industry changes without compromising business principles led them to merge with HealthPRO® Rehabilitation in the fall of 2013. Their management expertise has a unique ability to effectively manage the clinical, regulatory, operational, and financial aspects of therapy. The combined companies provide targeted, real-time management support that enables each practice to achieve optimum success. They now provide contract therapy services at more than 470 skilled nursing facilities, continuing care retirement communities, assisted and independent living communities with recent diversification into hospitals, schools, home health, and outpatient clinics across 26 states while employing more than 5,600 associates – making them one of the largest independent therapy providers in the profession. “Because of the unique talents and professionalism of our associates and the trust our customers have afforded us, we’ve been able to maintain the principles of our company since our beginnings in 1999,” said Paul Shaw, President. The extensive industry experience of the leadership at Heritage Healthcare has been a firm foundation for growth. As healthcare and the contract therapy industry evolves with increased scrutiny and Medicare Reimbursement reductions, Heritage Healthcare has adhered to their core values. Honesty, Integrity and Compassionately Caring for others, as well as the practice of establishing long-term partner relationships with their customers, is their philosophy for longevity.

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Tags: Contract Rehab Services, Therapy Management Services, Physical Therapy, Senior Care Rehab