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Our Family Is Crazy
Navigating 30-Day Periods

in PDGM
By: Signature Healthcare at Home
Date: August 1, 2019

The upcoming Patient-Driven Groupings Model brings major changes to the home health industry. This new model replaces the Prospective Payment System, putting patients at the center of the care plan.

Community vs institutional

PDGM uses 30-day periods as basis for payment within a 60-day episode.

The 30-day periods are classified into one of two admission source categories, community or institutional. Their assigned category depends on what healthcare setting the patient was in the 14 days prior to home health admission.

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Navigating 30-Day Periods in PDGM

By: Signature Healthcare at Home
Date: August 1, 2019


The upcoming Patient-Driven Groupings Model brings major changes to the home health industry. This new model replaces the Prospective Payment System, putting patients at the center of the care plan.

Community vs institutional

PDGM uses 30-day periods as basis for payment within a 60-day episode.

The 30-day periods are classified into one of two admission source categories, community or institutional. Their assigned category depends on what healthcare setting the patient was in the 14 days prior to home health admission.

READ FULL ARTICLE

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