COVID-19 Complicating Hospices’ Move Towards Value-Based Care

As hospices contend with the persisting outbreak, providers are also taking their early steps into the value-based care environment with COVID-19 often complicating the process. The winds of uncertainty billowing from the coronavirus pandemic continue to have sweeping impacts on health care delivery in the United States.   Taking effect Jan. 1, the value-based insurance design […]

Montgomery Hospice to Partner with MedStar Health on Palliative Care

Maryland-based Montgomery Hospice is partnering with hospital system MedStar Health to integrate and expand advanced illness care services at the system’s Montgomery Medical Center. The partnership will include inpatient hospice and palliative care. The program, based in the hospital, will combine specialist palliative care clinicians with an interdisciplinary team of other health care providers with […]