In Memoriam: Robert E. Quinn

The home care and hospice community lost a good friend last week when Robert E. Quinn died in Stuart, Florida after devoting his “second career” to be one of the strongest advocates ever in home care. Bob was a great friend to me and a strong and credible voice for home care and hospice in Washington,…

Where Home Health and Hospice Legislation Stands at the Start of 2018

The 2017 congressional calendar ended with such a bewildering flurry of proposed, rumored and even successfully passed legislation, it would be easy to overlook, or struggle to remember, everything that happened. In preparing for quickly approaching legislative battles, NAHC Report provides you with this quick review of where we stand legislatively at the dawn of…

NAHC Urges Congress to Support the Patient Choice and Quality Care Act

The National Association for Home Care and Hospice (NAHC) has joined with a group of like-minded organizations to urge the United States Congress to support the Patient Choice and Quality Care Act of 2017 (S. 1334 & H.R. 2797), which will help ensure older adults living with advanced illness or nearing the end of their…

Advocate Spotlight: Jenni Blendu

It’s time for another installment of the Advocate Spotlight, in which NAHC Report draws  attention to a committed and effective advocate for home care and/or hospice in the United States. These advocates for home care and hospice can provide important tips for everyone about how we can better persuade the public and our elected officials…