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March 2018 Advisor

Posted on: March 7, 2018

New Medicare Card Update

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Tags: CMS, Long Term Care, Safe Transitions, CMS Update 2018, Care Delivery, Medicare Card Update, Rules of Participation

November Advisor Newsletter

Posted on: November 10, 2017

IMPORTANT REMINDER: November 16 is the deadline for submitting staffing data for the period of July 1 to September 30. Providers that miss this deadline are subject to suppression of your “Overall Staffing Rating” and “Registered Nurse Staffing Rating” for the December 2017 Nursing Home Compare update.

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Tags: skilled nursing facility, CMS, Long Term Care, Advisor Newsletter, Advisor, Home Health, QAPI Plan

Important Payroll Based Journal (PBJ) Update

Posted on: September 29, 2017

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Tags: CMS, Long Term Care, CMS Update 2017, Advisor Newsletter, Advisor, Payroll Based Journal, Update, Long Term Care Facilities, CMS-671 Form, Five Star Quality Rating System, Payroll Based Public Use File, 5 Star Quality Rating System, Nursing Home Compare Website

May is Better Hearing & Speech Month

Posted on: May 1, 2015

Thank you - SLPs!

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Tags: Contract Rehab, HealthPro, Speech-Language Pathologists, Long Term Care

NASL: House SGR Repeal Policy Negotiations

Posted on: March 17, 2015


Late last week, Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) negotiated a proposal to repeal and permanently replace the flawed sustainable growth rate (SGR) formula, which is used to calculate Medicare’s physician and Part B provider reimbursements.

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Tags: Contract Rehab Services, Long Term Care Administrator's Week, Long Term Care

National Long Term Care Administrator's Week - March 8-14, 2015

Posted on: March 8, 2015

This week, HealthPRO® Rehabilitation would like to celebrate Long Term Care Administrators.

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Tags: Contract Rehab Services, Long Term Care Administrator's Week, Long Term Care

National Long Term Care Administrator's Week - March 8-14, 2015

Posted on: March 7, 2015

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Heritage Healthcare and HealthPRO Rehabilitation Merger

Posted on: October 31, 2013

Representatives from HealthPRO Rehabilitation and Heritage Healthcare announced today that the two companies have merged.
The combined company provides contract therapy, in house therapy management, staffing, compliance and reimbursement consulting services at more than 400 skilled nursing facilities, continuing care retirement, assisted and independent living communities, hospitals, and schools. The combination creates one of the largest independent therapy providers in the profession employing in excess of 4,000 associates delivering care in twenty-two (22) states. The merger enables the combined company to expand services, while creating economies of scale that improve strategic market position. The companies share a common vision of resident-centered care, clinical excellence, ethical business practices, strategic customer partnerships, and strong employee relations. Their complementary geographic concentration creates a powerful presence throughout the East Coast, Midwest, and Southwest regions. HealthPRO’s CEO John Heller will remain CEO while Heritage’s President Paul Shaw will become President of the combined entity. The Company will retain offices in Greenville, SC, Baltimore, MD, Cleveland, OH, and Chicago, IL.

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Tags: Contract Rehab Services, therapy services, Long Term Care, Rehab Management Services

Heritage Healthcare Celebrates Grandparents Day : September 8, 2013

Posted on: September 7, 2013

In 1970, Marian McQuade initiated a campaign to establish a day to honor grandparents. In 1978, President Jimmy Carter signed a federal proclamation, declaring the first Sunday after Labor Day as National Grandparents Day. This day has been celebrated every year since in honor of our nation's grandparents.

The Census Bureau presents updates of statistics about their role and responsibilities in our society.

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Tags: Contract Rehab Services, therapy services, Long Term Care, Rehab Management Services

Heritage Healthcare Continues To Grow – Enters Florida With 7 New Rehab Partnerships Throughout The State.

Posted on: August 31, 2013

In an ever-changing healthcare industry, Heritage Healthcare’s continuous growth is the result of our commitment to a rehab partnership with senior care facilities along with their in-depth knowledge of Medicare and Healthcare reform. Our forward thinking incorporates innovation in the operations and clinical approach.  


In fact, in anticipation of competition consolidation as well as healthcare legislation requiring increased scrutiny and additional restrictions coming into effect, Heritage Healthcare re-engineered our organizational structure to allocate dedicated leadership to each senior care setting (CCRC, SNF and ALF) as well as better serve customers without sacrificing standards or level of care.

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Tags: Contract Rehab Services, therapy services, Long Term Care, Rehab Management Services