Our Products can help your organization stay educated and compliant. Shop Now >


Supreme Court Clears Public Charge Rule, Possible Big Impact on Home-Based Care

Posted on Thursday, February 20, 2020 5:29 PM

In January, the Supreme Court ruled in favor of the Trump Administration and enforced the “Public Charge” rule which makes it harder for poor immigrants to obtain green cards.  The rule allows the government to consider what assistance an immigrant would need in determining their immigration status. 

“NAHC filed comments on the public charge, focusing narrowly on the ramifications of the rule for home care and hospice workers, providers, and patients. Already facing a critical workforce shortage, and increasingly reliant on immigrants to provide valuable in-home services and supports, a reduction in the number of legal immigrants will only exacerbate these challenges.”

Source: NAHC Report

About Corridor

Corridor is the nation’s preferred partner and trusted business advisor to home health and hospice providers, providing quality services and impactful results for 30 years. Focusing on key operational, regulatory and financial challenges, Corridor delivering industry-unique solutions and deep expertise in coding, clinical documentation review, compliance, billing and collections , consulting and provider staff education . At Corridor, we make the business of caring for people Better! For the most important industry updates and news that impacts home health and hospice, please make sure to sign up for our weekly newsletter to receive the latest up-to-date industry information direct to your inbox!

For additional information, please contact Corridor at 1-866-263-3795.

Go Back