NAHC Board Chair Discusses Home Care and Hospice Priorities with Senate Leaders

In advocating for home care and hospice providers, Quirolo discussed important topics such as extending the enhanced federal matching funds for state Medicaid programs, which were instituted under last year’s economic stimulus package (NAHC Report, 1/21/09). The increased federal matching rate for each state — called the Federal Medical Assistance Percentage, or FMAP — is…