Acclivity Health to Present at NHPCO 2022 Leadership and Advocacy Conference

Experts share insights into how to successfully navigate the changing hospice landscape and succeed with value-based care JACKSONVILLE, FL – March 8, 2022 – (Booth #308) – Acclivity Health, a trusted technology innovator in transforming care for the seriously ill, today announced it will present three sessions at the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization […]

Hospices Deploy AI for Swifter Clinical Decisions, Improved Compliance

Recently, Jim Parker of Hospice News sat down with Acclivity Health CEO Jeremy Powell and other leading industry providers to discuss how hospices are leveraging artificial intelligence to ensure that seriously ill patients get into the appropriate care setting at the right time. This article highlights how AI is being used by hospices to ensure […]

Palliative Care is Not Just for the Dying

Our very own, Dr. Mulder, recently was interviewed by Nora Macaluso of NextAvenue for an article titled, Palliative Care is Not Just for the Dying.  The article features how the Covid-19 pandemic has shown that palliative care can be valuable for managing the pain and stress of illness, and the importance of a holistic, team-based approach. […]

Joining Payer Networks Key to Success for Hospices in Medicare Advantage

The journey toward value-based care remains uncertain, yet impactful for hospice. Providers and payers of all walks are taking a sharper look at hospice as the value-based insurance design (VBID) demonstration project approaches its second year. Hospices need a seat at the bargaining table in order to maintain control of their financial destiny, according to […]

Finding Your Value and Sharing it With Others

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Our very own Robin Stawasz and our client, Kevin Hohnbaum, business development manager at Willamette Valley Hospice, recently co-authored an article entitled: “Finding Your Value and Sharing it With Others” that appears in the Fall 2021 quarterly addition of the NHPCO Newsline newsletter. In the article, they help explain the importance of how hospices should be finding […]

Value-Based Care May Open Doors to Hospice Among Underserved

Value-based care programs could be bridges closing gaps to accessing hospice care among underserved populations. Several hospices are honing in on expanding diversity, equity and inclusion efforts, as the pandemic further illuminates disparities in the U.S. health care system, often based on race or socio-economic factors.  In response, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) is currently reevaluating […]