The New – and Improved – Role of Post-Acute Care and Aging Services Providers under the Affordable Care Act

Guest Blog By: Carrie Nixon, Esq., CEO -- Times are changing for those who care for our aging population --- and that’s not necessarily a bad thing. The dramatic shift from a fee-for-service model to value-based reimbursement, brought about by passage of the Affordable Care Act, creates new leverage for post-acute, long-term care, and aging services providers that most in the field never would have anticipated.