If I had to put a label on the mood here at the AAHomecare Washington Legislative Conference, I'd use hopeful. Attendees are hopeful, dare I say confident even, that Round 2 will be delayed long enough to get the market-pricing program (MPP) implemented.
When I left my house at 4:30 this morning it was rainy and about 35 degrees. I breezed through check in and security--I was literally the only one in the line. And when I use the overused "literally" you know I mean it.
Executive vice president at Healthcare Equipment & Supply Co.
Editor’s note: This is an email that provider Patrick Naeger sent to the office of Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo, following the congressional hearing to review provider business practices and Medicare audits.