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Is Your Living Room the Future of Hospital Care?

Hospital-level care at home is poised to grow after more than a decade, boosted both by hospitals eager to ease overcrowding  and growing interest by insurers who want to slow health care spending.

Oregon Falls Behind in Home Health Agency Ratings Nationwide

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The analysis, conducted by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services found that 44 percent of Oregon’s agencies landed at the bottom among their counterparts in other states.

Oregon has landed in the bottom tier among home healthcare agencies, according to a federal government analysis that rated 9,000 agencies around the nation based on how quickly patients were seen and how fast they improved.

Humaucracy Health Offers Primary Care Alternative

The Lund Report
Nurse home visits part of business model

August 15, 2012 -- David Walker fondly remembers when he was growing up in Philadelphia, the doctor who delivered him used to make house calls and walk around the neighborhood.

“That’s impossible to even imagine now,” Walker said.

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