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Are You Confident in Your Community's Infection Control Process?

Posted on: February 18, 2021

After one+ year of facing the threat of COVID-19 outbreaks in their communities, some senior living & skilled nursing operators continue to wrestle with assuring consistent infection control. Why? Consider what unique circumstances may impact your frontline staff & their ability to 'stay the course' on maintaining above-board infection prevention practices.
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Tags: infection prevention

HealthPRO Heritage Welcomes Therapy Specialists, Expanding West Coast Presence

Posted on: February 8, 2021

February 8, 2021. HealthPRO Heritage is pleased to announce the recent acquisition of  California based Therapy Specialists.

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Tags: Acquisitions, senior living, Outpatient, Pediatrics

Waivers May Be Extended Through 2021

Posted on: January 28, 2021

surprising message from HHS  announced a likely extension of CMS' waivers through the end of 2021.
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Tags: COVID-19, PHE

7 Reasons Your Staff Should Be Confident in COVID-19 Vaccines

Posted on: January 18, 2021

For more than 10 months, the COVID-19 pandemic has affected your staff in countless ways.

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Tags: COVID-19

SNFs – Are You Leveraging CMS 1135 Waivers

Posted on: January 11, 2021

L ast week, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services extended the Public Health Emergency (set to expire on January 21) thru April 21. 
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Tags: CMS, COVID-19

Occupational Therapy Win for Home Health Start of Care Visits

Posted on: January 8, 2021

As most in the industry are aware, current Medicare policy does not allow occupational therapy alone to establish eligibility for home health services, unlike physical therapy and speech-language pathology. Occupational therapy plays an essential role in home health, but is currently only able to stand alone or continue services after an individual has been discharged from all other home health service.

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Tags: occupational therapy, PDGM, Home Health Agency

Highlights of 2020 Year in Review

Posted on: December 16, 2020

As 2020 comes to a close, HealthPRO Heritage shares highlights from our long list of resources offered in service to our senior care industry during this challenging year. 
 
Thank you for engaging with HealthPRO Heritage broadcasts, white papers & updates that we hope served to guide + inform + support!
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Tags: #companyupdates

Important COVID-19 Vaccine Update

Posted on: December 8, 2020

Good News!
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Tags: COVID-19

HealthPRO Heritage Expands & Diversifies with Acquisition in South

Posted on: December 3, 2020

December 3, 2020. HealthPRO Heritage (“HealthPRO”) completed the acquisition of Southern Flex Rehabilitation & Consulting ("SoFlex") on November 1, 2020.

SoFlex, based in Metairie, LA provides contract therapy services to home health agencies, assisted living communities, in-patient facilities, and schools. The Company has expanded consistently since founded by owner Jeff Hebert in 2003.

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Tags: Acquisitions, senior living, Home Health, Pediatrics

CMS' Final Rule Packs a Punch

Posted on: December 2, 2020

C MS' vision for the future of America's health care system came into focus with the release of the Final Rule yesterday.
 
The 2000+ page document outlined several important changes in support of maximizing patient care time; broadening access to services; and incentivizing physicians to work at the top of their license.
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