Health in Monrovia, CA

As part of her role as this year’s honoree for the City of Hope “Spirit of Life” initiative, Sylvia Rhone was feted Friday morning at a lovely (although windy) breakfast gathering on the roof of So…

Wednesday 19 June 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
The purpose of the webinar is to educate providers about the Annual Payment Update (APU) process and the requirements associated with achieving a full APU. Specifically, this webinar will cover: • The relationship between the APU and the Home Health Quality Reporting Program. • Associated data submission requirements. • The reconsideration process for providers who are identified…

The Financial Management Conference is the only meeting designed specifically for finance professionals in home health and hospice. Every year FMC attracts t...

Ernest S. Han, MD, PhD, FACOG, discusses the role of HIPEC in advanced ovarian cancer at the time of interval debulking, as well as anticipated research examining its use at time of primary debulking.

Chemotherapy, immunotherapy and stem cell transplants wipe out patients’ immune systems, leaving them more vulnerable to bacterial and viral infections such as measles. Learn more from City of Hope's Jana Dickter.

City of Hope researcher Defu Zeng is tackling graft vs. host disease, a common side effect of bone marrow transplants, taking several tacks that include modulating T cells and fine-tuning specific proteins and antibodies.

The takeaway of foundational research by a City of Hope physician-scientist and his colleagues is that patients with metastatic colorectal cancer and a high tumor mutation score should consider immunotherapy as initial treatment

Provost and Chief Scientific Officer Steven T. Rosen, M.D., the Irell & Manella Cancer Center Director’s Distinguished Chair, has been inducted as a member of the distinquished Association of American Physicians.

This proposed rule would update the hospice wage index, payment rates, and cap amount for fiscal year 2020. This rule proposes to rebase the continuous home care, general inpatient care, and the inpatient respite care per diem payment rates in a budget-neutral manner to more accurately align...

On Facebook, we asked parents what they want others to know about their children on the autism spectrum. Here are some their answers.

The average hourly wage for U.S. home health aides is under $12 per hour. Nearly one-quarter of them live below the federal poverty line.

Friends, help is needed to Protect Access to Home Health in Rural Areas. Help me tell congress to extend the Medicare Home Health Rural Add-on. Click below #RuralHomeCareAccess

WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 26, 2019)—In the Feb. 22, issue of the NAHC Report, the National Association of Home Care & Hospice broke down a recent Health Affairs study.

If the start of the workweek triggers overwhelming feelings of anxiety, sadness, or stress--you might have a case of the Monday Blues. Here are 11 ways to overcome them.

The healthcare industry shows no signs of slowing down in the future, so find out where home health aides earn the most and where their incomes are growing.

How could someone born without arms or legs, who's never held a football, teach high school players how to throw, tackle or block? Rob Mendez is doing it as head coach of a California JV team.