The home health field is poised for the release of the final home health rule from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Meanwhile, hospice providers are waiting on updated survey guidance, which will overhaul the public reporting process and create a special focus facilities program. National Association for Home Care & Hospice’s (NAHC’s) Calvin McDaniel, director of government affairs, and Davis Baird, director of government affairs, hospice, recently broke down the significance of these items for McKnight’s Home Care in a Newsmakers podcast.