Episode #7: KaLee Mohrman of Knute Nelson

The seventh episode of our podcast, Elevate, is now available! In this episode of Hospice News Elevate podcast, editor Jim Parker talks with KaLee Mohrman, director of hospice at Knute Nelson, about the intersection between clinical quality and a providers’ business objectives. Subscribe to the Elevate Podcast to be notified when new episodes are released. […]

Episode #5: Brad Stuart of the Coalition to Transform Advanced Care (C-TAC)

Risk vs. Performance in Value-Based Hospice Care In 2021, hospices will have the opportunity to participate in value-based payment programs such as Medicare Advantage and Primary Care First. These models include a mix of risk- and performance-based payment structures, concepts that will be new to the hospice industry. This episode of the Elevate podcast will […]

Episode #4: Nick Jurkowitz of the Fenton Law Group

False Claims Act cases are a leading legal concern for hospice providers as the industry comes under ever-increasing regulatory scrutiny. In this episode of the Elevate podcast, health care attorney Nick Jurkowitz of the Fenton Law Group discusses the laws involved and how hospices can ensure compliance to prevent and defend against potential questions of […]

We Want Your Input — 2021 Outlook Survey

After significant industry changes in 2020, the Hospice News team is looking ahead to 2021 and would like to get your input for our annual Hospice Industry Outlook Survey. We’ll be releasing the results of this survey to all readers in early January. All responses gathered will remain confidential, and your information will not be […]

Episode #3: Shoshana Ungerleider, Founder, End Well

Shoshana Ungerleider, M.D., is an internist practicing medicine at Crossover Health in San Francisco, founder of the organization End Well, and executive producer of the Academy Award-nominated end-of-life documentaries Extremis and End Game. She spoke with Hospice News about her experiences as a physician during the COVID-19 pandemic and the lessons learned about end-of-life care […]

Episode #2: Michael Fratkin, M.D. of Resolution Care

The second episode of our podcast, Elevate, is now available! With telehealth utilization skyrocketing amid the pandemic, hospice and palliative care providers are increasingly exploring new avenues of care. Telepalliative care has slowly emerged from a few early adopters to become virtually essential during the pandemic. This episode will feature Michael Fratkin, M.D., founder and […]

Episode #1: Joshua Proffitt, President, LHC Group

Welcome to the Elevate Podcast! Our very first episode is now available. Joshua Proffitt in June was appointed president of LHC Group, one of the nation’s largest hospice and home health providers. He had previously served as CFO. Proffitt sat down with Hospice News to discuss the impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on […]

Aging Media Announces Future Leaders Awards Class of 2020

Aging Media Network today announced this year’s Future Leaders Awards honorees, recognizing high-performing employees who are shaping the next decade of care delivery across the senior housing, skilled nursing, home health and hospice industries. The 2020 awards program is sponsored exclusively by PointClickCare Technologies, the leading cloud-based software platform for the senior care market today. […]