The Americans with Disability Act Changed America (and Home Care) for the Better

On July 26, 1990, President George H.W. Bush signed into law a landmark piece of bipartisan civil rights legislation, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), which promised a new era of dignity and independence for 43 million disabled Americans. “[L]et the shameful wall of exclusion finally come tumbling down,” said President Bush at the law’s…

EEOC Issues Important Guidance on COVID-19 and Key Employment Laws

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has provided guidance to employers on their rights and obligations and how they might have changed during the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency. The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) believes this information will be extremely useful for home care and hospice organizations and we urge you to…