HTS Blog

Final Rule Released: What You Need to Know to Win the Race to October 1st

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services issued the FY 2020 Skilled Nursing Facility Prospective Payment System Final Rule which will take effect on October 1, 2019.  This rule finalizes payment policies for Medicare Part A in SNFs and…
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HTS Hosted Site Visit for US Senator

NASL Newsletter Feature: US Senator Mike Braun Visits HTS Therapy Office On April 24, 2019, U.S. Senator, Mike Braun visited Healthcare Therapy Services (HTS) and one of HTS’ partner facilities in Indiana. NASL members were able to talk with…
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QIO Contract Updates

by Stacy Baker, OTR/L, CHC, RAC-CT, Proactive Medical Review The Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) Program originated with the Peer Review Improvement Act of 1982 and is authorized by Title XI Part B and Title XVIII the Act. The goal…

Move More. Sit Less.

According to the CDC, more than 25% of all American adults sit more than 8 hours a day. In fact, adults spend more time sitting and being couch potatoes than sleeping. That number increases even more for older adults; statistics show that…
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We’re proud to be partners with Byron, changing lives.

Byron Health Center Fights to End Alzheimer's Byron is a class act group who laughs in the face of mediocrity and never stops challenging the status quo. Be sure to follow them on Facebook and check out their gorgeous website as they recreate…
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Congratulations, Ripley Crossing!

Ripley Crossing Receives National Accreditation For Excellence Congratulations, Ripley Crossing and thank you for your commitment to quality! We are proud to be your partner in therapy. Follow along with our Facebook page to see how we're…
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We’re proud of our community partners and patients!

We LOVE our friends and partners at Golden Years Homestead! Set Your Community Apart with Rehab Services HTS Outpatient Rehabilitation provides your senior living community with convenient, on-site therapy and wellness services to support…

Managing Chronic Pain

Physical & Occupational Therapy More people in America suffer from pain than diabetes, cancer and heart disease combined. When pain lasts for a long time (more than 6 months), it is called chronic pain. Chronic pain affects more than 130…
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The Leading Age Spring Conference & Trade Show 2019

The Spring Conference Season has Sprung! HTS leadership and corporate office team members exhibited at the Leading Age Indiana Spring Trade Show on May 6th, 2019 in Indianapolis. It was wonderful to see our partnering communities and hear…
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Quality Speech Therapy Programming Under PDPM: 5 Things You Need to Know

Article by:  Sheena Mattingly, HTS Clinical Specialist Speech Therapy’s role is going to become exceedingly important under PDPM. This is due to the change in reimbursement which will be focused on patient characteristics rather than therapy…
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Exclusive PDPM Training for HTS Partners

Registration NOW OPEN! We are committed to supporting our partners by offering exclusive PDPM webinar and live trainings in critical areas to foster success as we “Power through PDPM.” Not a partner? Contact us to learn how we’re providing…
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Walk This Way…to Better Health!

Physical activity is a vital component to maintaining overall health. According to the CDC, “Older adults can obtain significant health benefits with a moderate amount of daily physical activity. The loss of strength and stamina attributed…