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Senate Bill for Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act Has Growing Sponsorship

Posted on Tuesday, November 10, 2015 5:16 PM

The Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act (S. 578/H.R. 1342), is receiving a growing number of bipartisan sponsors.  This bill would allow non-physician practitioners (NPP) to have the ability to certify Medicare services.  The home care and hospice community is seeing their work payoff, with it's current 40 bipartisan members of the U.S. Senate, and 153 members of the House of Representatives supporting this bill.  The National Association for Home Care had set 40 sponsors as their original goal, and are now looking to increase that to 50 Senate cosponsors in hopes this bill will pass.   Read the full article here. Go Back