Home Health & Hospice

What topics did the expert panel cover during a recent Capitol Hill briefing on HIT adoption in the LTPAC sector?

Homecare Insider, March 9, 2015

The briefing, entitled “Adopting Information Technologies for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care: Achieving Continuity,” discussed the ability of HIT adoption to foster care coordination, drive value-based payment, and support quality outcomes in the LTPAC sector.

In addition, experts pointed to specific ways providers in the LTPAC realm use HIT tools to better communicate with accountable care organizations and health plans, participate in bundled payment arrangements, and facilitate innovative practices like telehealth usage in homes.