Home Healthcare industry pushes back against CMS budget neutral methodology for PDGM

Home health agencies should prepare for the PDGM battle later this year

Since the US Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) proposed payment rule was released, home healthcare players have sat in their respective “war rooms” trying to navigate the proposal. . As vendors geared up for the unveiling of the proposal, many knew that CMS’s analysis of whether the Patient-Centered Groupings Model (PDGM) led to … Read more

Exclusive: Latest Open Banking data shows TPP ecosystem at a plateau

Exclusive: Latest Open Banking data shows TPP ecosystem at a plateau

Alternative LendingDigital BankingSavings and Investment The number of third-party providers has remained constant for nearly 15 months. Image source: Fabian Blank/Unsplash. After years of growth, dating back to when the project started in 2018, the Open Banking Implementation Entity (OBIE) today reported that no new regulated third-party providers have joined the ecosystem since September 2021. … Read more

Marvel at the stars, hike and get up close to wildlife at Summer in the Park | Sunday stories

Marvel at the stars, hike and get up close to wildlife at Summer in the Park |  Sunday stories

Contributed KINGSPORT – Summer in the Park offers hands-on, family-friendly outdoor discovery activities each week at Warriors’ Path State Park. During the week of June 27, families can marvel at the stars, hike day and night, create habitats, get up close to wildlife, and more — and it’s all free. Highlights are included in Sunday … Read more

Michael Mosley says the Mediterranean diet can improve your health and help you achieve a summer body

Experts hailed Dr. Michael Mosley’s Mediterranean diet as one of the best to follow this summer in an attempt to achieve a healthier lifestyle through food. Filled with vitamins and nutrients, the diet is well established for its positive effects on overall health. High cholesterol is a precursor to life-threatening illnesses such as heart attacks … Read more

Russia’s War on Ukraine Poses Present and Future Risks – The Organization for World Peace

A photograph of the Memory Candle, a building shaped like a candle and part of a monument to victims of Ukraine's great famine at Soviet hands.

Since May 17e, nearly 4,000 civilians have been killed and 4,000 injured in Russia’s war against Ukraine, with the Kyiv School of Economics estimating total economic losses at $600 billion. The environment is a silent victim of war: the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) estimates that at least 530,000 hectares of land have been affected, … Read more

Explore A Distinctive Oregon Coast Ecosystem with July 1 Netarts Spit Hike Event

Explore A Distinctive Oregon Coast Ecosytem with July 1 Netarts Spit Hike Event

Explore A Distinctive Oregon Coast Ecosystem with July 1 Netarts Spit Hike Event Published 06/21/22 at 5:47 PM PST By Oregon Coast Beach Connection staff (Netarts, Oregon) – Getting down to the nitty gritty and hiking a major sand spit on the north Oregon coast – that’s what’s in store for participants for a special … Read more

Colorado Parks and Wildlife has $11 million available for landowners interested in conservation

Colorado Parks and Wildlife has $11 million available for landowners interested in conservation

Landowners who wish to protect important wildlife habitats on their property can now submit proposals to CPW. Colorado Parks and Wildlife/Courtesy Image Last week, Colorado Parks and Wildlife announced its 2022 Colorado Wildlife Habitat Program Request for Proposals. The Habitat Program provides statewide funding opportunities for property owners who want to protect important wildlife habitat, … Read more

Indian systems of medicine exhibited at Yoga Expo | Mysore News

Indian systems of medicine exhibited at Yoga Expo |  Mysore News

S RameshMysuru: The yoga exhibition held at the Dasara Exhibition Center opposite Mysuru Palace provided a glimpse of the growth and penetration of yoga across the world. The exhibition will end on Wednesday evening. The exhibition, however, registered low attendance on the first day.Up to 146 stalls showcasing a range of rare native herbs in … Read more