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Health bill amendments could benefit home health, doctors
Modern Healthcare - Matthew DoBias

Physicians would see a difference in how they’re reimbursed starting in 2015 and small, rural healthcare settings would be included in Medicare programs designed to better coordinate care under amendments attached to a broad Senate health reform bill on Tuesday. Additionally, home health agencies could see some relief from the $43 billion in cuts that are projected for the sector over the next decade.