News and insights to help hospitals and plans connect to one of the most important destinations of care: the home.

100+ Hospitals Approved for Hospital at Home Waiver

100+ Hospitals Approved for Hospital at Home Waiver

In an effort to increase hospital capacity, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) launched “unprecedented” steps to provide hospital-level care for patients in their homes. CMS’s “Acute Hospital Care at Home” program, announced in November, gives...

Home Care Services and Technology Set to Explode

Home Care Services and Technology Set to Explode

The market for services and technologies to help patients remain at home is one of the fastest growing healthcare segments. Even before COVID-19, there was increasing momentum for care outside the walls of healthcare facilities. Now after a year of the pandemic, more...

3 Ways Health Plans Can Open the Door to In-Home Care

3 Ways Health Plans Can Open the Door to In-Home Care

Long before COVID-19, most people said they preferred to age in place. Today, many are hoping that more health care shifts into the home.   A new report by CareCentrix finds that nearly 75 percent of respondents prefer to recover at home instead of a medical facility...

Dina Introduces New PAC Bed Availability Service

Dina Introduces New PAC Bed Availability Service

For many hospitals, getting COVID-19 patients to the right post-acute setting can be difficult. Bed space is scarce and it can take hours for case managers to call individual facilities to determine availability.  To improve these transitions, Dina launched a new PAC...