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Deadline extended to tomorrow for the Dear Colleague Letter

Time for ActionIt’s the final hour. Please reach out to your member of Congress today asking them to be supportive of rural health care by signing the Dear Colleague Letter.

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The letter, addressed to leaders of the House Committee on Ways and Means, calls attention to the severe consequences of suddenly reduced payment rates. In the letter, Tipton says, “There are already larger barriers to access for home health services in rural parts of the country, and decreasing compensation for the services required to deliver equipment to this area reduces the likelihood that providers will continue to operate there.”