Home Health & Hospice Weekly News Roundup

Our weekly list of news, reports, and information about home health and hospice care. Learn about new studies, trends, CMS regulations and more.


Global Elderly Care Market to Witness Strong Growth by 2025: Key Players Koninklijke Philips N.V., Right at Home, LLC, BAYADA Home Health Care, Amedisys


The Global Elderly Care Market is expected to register a healthy CAGR in the forecast period 2018 to 2025. The new market report contains data for historic years 2016, the base year of calculation is 2017 and the forecast period is 2018 to 2025. Prominent factors driving the growth of this market consist of rising patient pool for chronic illness in ageing population, rising awareness of home care services, increasing geriatric population, Insurance coverage and government initiatives to provide cost-effective medical treatment for the aging population.


‘Disruption Is Upon Us’: An Oral History of Home Health Care in 2019


If a home health history textbook comes out, 2019 will be a chapter of change. The Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) dominated most news cycles, but a series of similarly key regulatory initiatives also played out — and who knows what the rest of December has in store. As the end of the year draws closer, Home Health Care News wanted to take a look back at the most thought-provoking, controversial, and illuminating quotes that were featured in the past 11 months.


Growing Demand for Global Hospice Services Market 2020 Growth Analysis by Companies: Kindred Healthcare, National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, Alzheimer’s Association


Market study predicts growth in hospice services industry with focus on emerging technologies, regional trends, competitive landscape production-consumption ratio, consumption capacity by volume and production value, leading countries with regional comparison and forecast 2020-2029. The market has uncovered rapid development in the current and past years and is going to progress with a continuing development in the upcoming years. The report used to provide cutting-edge market skills that will help decision-makers to take beneficial decisions for the business. In detailed case studies on the various countries that are actively included in the hospice services production are also presented in the research report. The research study is a detailed report with respect to the market share that every company accounts for, as well as gross margins and price prototypes of the products. Other important aspects mentioned in the report that may prove critical for users include the profit and the production volume with regards to each region.


Compassus Doubles Down on Hospice De Novos


Nashville-based hospice provider Compassus has stepped up de novo activity in several states, most recently in Huntington, Ind., with other new locations in the town of Washington, Iowa, and Waco, Texas. Each of these three new locations has opened within the past 30 days. The Indiana location will serve four counties surrounding the Ft. Wayne, Ind., area. In October, the company opened new locations in Muskogee, Okla., and Hartford, Conn. “Our new location in Huntington will allow us to increase awareness of the benefits for those with serious and life-limiting illness,” said Katie Campbell, executive director for Compassus in Huntington. “Our goal is to help patients and families gain access to the right level of care at the right time to support and improve their end-of-life journeys.”