In-home personal care services keep people out of the hospital and at home where they want to be. CMS made the right decision with the new regulation to allow Medicare Advantage Plans to start offering personal care services for the first time. So far the MA Plans are slow to embrace the personal care benefit opportunity but we believe it will eventually be embraced. It’s going to take time for the MA Plans to figure this out but the research will show that everyone wins when personal care if a covered Medicare benefit. See the full article here in Home Health Care News.
Few Medicare Advantage Plans Will Offer New Home Care Benefits in 2019
Home Health Care News November 5, 2018