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November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness and Caregiver Month

Throughout the month, Heritage Healthcare recognizes those affected with this debilitating and devastating disease and those that care for them.

The number of Americans with Alzheimer’s disease is growing and growing fast

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Tags: Alzheimer’s Disease, Caregiver Month, Dementia

CMS to Overhaul 5-Star Nursing Home Rating System

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has big plans for an overhaul  of the five-star nursing home rating system, thanks to the passage of the Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation (IMPACT) Act, which President Obama signed into law today.

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Tags: nursing home operations, nursing home occupancy, Contract Rehab Services, skilled nursing facility, medicare, therapy services, Contract Rehab, HealthPro, Nursing Homes, CMS

President signs Improving Medicare Post Acute Care Transformation Act

President Obama signed into law the Improving Medicare Post Acute Care Transformation Act of 2014 (IMPACT Act), bipartisan legislation that puts in place new and streamlined quality measures for nursing homes, home health agencies, and other post-acute care providers participating in Medicare.

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Tags: IMPACT 2014, Contract Rehab Services, Therapy Management Services, Physical Therapy, medicare

CMS to Overhaul 5-Star Nursing Home Rating System

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has big plans for an overhaul of the five-star nursing home rating system, thanks to the passage of the Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation (IMPACT) Act, which President Obama signed into law today.

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Tags: Contract Rehab Services, Therapy Management Services, Physical Therapy, medicare

October is National Physical Therapy Month

National Physical Therapy Month (NPTM) is hosted by APTA each October to recognize how physical therapists and physical therapist assistants help transform society by restoring and improving motion in people's lives.

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Tags: therapy services, HealthPro