Home Health Care News | By: Robert Holly
Going into 2020, many home health executives predicted that the Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) would kick off a wave of consolidation and agency closures. Others believed the phase-out of Requests for Anticipated Payment (RAPs) would have a similar effect.
For the most part, that didn’t happen. The COVID-19 pandemic — and all the policy developments that came with it — reshaped this year in impossible-to-anticipate ways.
Home Health Care News caught up with 10 industry leaders, including Intrepid USA’s Chief Operating Officer, Paul McMullen, to chronicle their PDGM home health forecast for 2021.