Reimbursement Page ContentThe AHCA/NCAL Reimbursement Policy & Market Strategy team focuses on important issues federal policy issues impacting Medicare and Medicaid, as well as market strategies such as Population Health Management. We also provide updates on important payment policy-related regulations, such as the Patient-Driven Payment Model. COVID-19 Funding The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has provided much-needed funding to many long term care facilities through the Provider Relief Fund and Quality Incentive Program. AHCA/NCAL continues to advocate for additional resources for our members impacted by COVID-19 and has created a resource center to assist you. Learn more about COVID-19 FuNDING Untitled  PDPM Resource CenterPDPM Resource CenterAHCA continues to provide PDPM resources to support members in navigating the new payment system. Learn More MedicaidMedicaidMore than two-thirds of those of those who receive care in skilled nursing care centers rely on Medicaid for their daily care. Learn more about this program in long term care. Learn More MedicareMedicareMedicare plays a crucial role for seniors requiring post-acute or rehabilitation care in a skilled nursing care center. Learn more about recent Medicare policies. Learn More Population Health ManagementPopulation Health ManagementPopulation Health Management is a discipline within health care that studies and delivers care across a specific group of people. Learn More State of the StatesState of the StatesThe AHCA/NCAL State of the States Clearinghouse is a one stop shop for key Medicaid and Medicare information impacting the long term care profession. Learn More SNF Value-Based PurchasingSNF Value-Based PurchasingPreventing hospital readmissions whenever possible is beneficial to patients and has been identified as an opportunity to reduce overall health care system costs. Learn More Resources & Documents Medicare Resources Observation StaysMedicare AdvantageMedicare-Medicaid Dual EligiblesComprehensive Care for Joint Replacement (CJR) Medicaid Resources IGT BriefProvider Taxes BriefAnalysis of State Nursing Home Provider Tax Programs (Map)Medicare-Medicaid Dual Eligibles External Links CMS State Medicaid Block Grant GuidanceCenter for Program Integrity Reimbursement Issue Briefs Protect & Preserve Medicaid FundingManaged CareMedicaid Provider Assessments Questions? PDPM:firstname.lastname@example.orgCOVID-19:COVID19@ahca.orgPopulation Health Management:email@example.com Important Dates October 10-13, 2021:72nd AHCA/NCAL Convention & ExpoWashington, D.C.