Department of Labor Rules on when Workers from Home Care Registries are Employees

A memo from the United States Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division to field staff states that a registry that merely refers caregivers to clients, but controls no terms or conditions of the caregiver’s employment to be outside the purview of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). Home care registries typically match elderly and…

Fight for Home Care & Hospice on Virtual Advocacy Day

The New Year has brought new policy challenges and opportunities for home care and hospice. That is why the National Association of Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) is so excited about our March on Washington (March 19-20) and the Virtual Advocacy Day on March 20. The March on Washington is when NAHC members will converge…