AHHQI and NAHC Announce the Release of the 2020 Home Health Chartbook & Webinar

Register now for the free 2020 Home Health Chartbook webinar! The Alliance for Home Health Quality and Innovation (AHHQI) and the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) are proud to announce the release of the 2020 Home Health Chartbook. NAHC is the sponsor of the Chartbook. The AHHQI Home Health Chartbook, published annually…

Nominate Someone for a Home Care Aide Scholarship!

NOMINATE SOMEONE TODAY! Deadline: October 30, 2020 November is National Home Care Month, a special time to recognize and celebrate the practice of home care and all of the individuals who make it possible. The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) is excited to partner with CellTrak to award deserving home care aides…

Home Care and Hospice Conference & Expo Opens with Words of Hope, Determination

  “We have succeeded throughout,” NAHC President William A. Dombi tells attendees The 2020 Home Care and Hospice Conference & Expo opened today with NAHC President William A. Dombi telling hundreds of virtual attendees that the past year has demonstrated that “care in the home is not only essential, it is the best option in…

Recommendations and Clarifications for HHAs on the No-Pay RAP

Beginning January 1, 2021, home health agencies (HHAs) will be required to submit a request for anticipated payment (RAP) that will be paid at 0 percent, prior to each claim. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) finalized the No-pay RAP policy in the CY 2020 Home Health Prospective Payment System Rate Update rule.…

NAHC & CellTrak Sponsoring Scholarships for Home Care Aides

APPLY NOW or pass it on to a worthy candidate! November is National Home Care Month, a special time to recognize and celebrate the practice of home care and all of the individuals who make it possible. The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) is excited to partner with CellTrak to award deserving…

CMS Plans 2021 Pilot Test of Shorter, Refined Hospice CAHPS Survey

Since implementation of the Hospice Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) survey in 2015, the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) and other hospice stakeholders have submitted recommendations for improvements to the survey, including suggestions that the survey be shortened and that certain questions be modified to eliminate the potential for…

Welcome to Private Duty Home Care at NAHC

Leadership, Advocacy, Education, and Innovation Making private duty home care stronger than ever The nation’s private duty home care nursing and personal care services community fulfills a unique and essential purpose in modern life. Private duty home care provides critical, quality, home-based care, and living support services for individuals young and old, helping them live…

Board of Directors Election – Ballot Opens today!

Elections for the Board of Directors of the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) are now taking place and we need you to make your voices heard! NAHC 2.0 continues to be essential to the health and vitality of home care and hospice industry and we need a strong Board of Directors to…

NAHC Accepting Nominations for New Diversity and Inclusion Task Force

Support the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) in our mission to embrace diversity and promote a culture of inclusion for the home care and hospice community. Nominations Deadline: Friday, September 18, 2020 Apply today! In response to our nation’s growing concern about racism and injustice, the Board of Directors of the National…

Caring for the Caregivers at the 2020 Home Care and Hospice Conference and Expo

REGISTER NOW for the most important home care and hospice event of the year! The first virtual Home Care and Hospice Conference and Expo, October 19-21, will bring together thousands of home care and hospice professionals to learn, teach, and engage with fellow industry leaders around the country. Expect the same world-class content you’ve come to…