Preliminary Evaluation of the Community Nursing Program (including assessment of fee schedule), Department of Veterans’ Affairs
The Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) purchases a wide range of health services for entitled persons (eligible veterans and/or their spouse) through its Community Nursing Program (CNP). The program aims to keep entitled persons living independently in the community and reduce early admission to hospital. In response to changes to external environmental changes including health policy changes and the introduction of new state and federally funded community programs, DVA engaged HMA to conduct a preliminary evaluation of the CNP.
The preliminary evaluation included an assessment of the program’s fee schedule to determine whether it was commercially viable. The analysis included:
This project was completed in February 2019.