hawaii home health medicare margins on steep decline
Hawaii is One of 10 States Where Payments Will Be Below Cost,
And Second Biggest “Loser” in the Nation
By 2017, Hawaii is facing Medicare Home Healthcare payment at least 11.7% below cost, and up to 27.8% below cost if proposed rebasing takes effect. Even without rebasing, Hawaii will be one of 10 states where Medicare Home Healthcare payments are below cost.
Press Release June 13, 2013
Medicare Rebasing Overview
Rebasing State Data
2013 Legislative session
The Hawaii State Legislature concluded the regular session of 2013 May 2, as scheduled. At the beginning of the session a total of 2,872 bills were introduced in the House and Senate and the Legislature ultimately passed 293 of them.
Download HAH's full legislative package to see which bills passed.