NAHC Urges Administration to Implement New Law on Family Caregivers

The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) has joined with a group of likeminded organization to write to Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar to urge him to swiftly and effectively implement the bipartisan Recognize, Assist, Include, Support, and Engage (RAISE) Family Caregiver Act (P.L. 115-119) to offer better support for…

House of Representatives Passes the RAISE Family Caregiver Act

The U.S. House of Representatives passed the RAISE Family Caregiver Act (H.R. 3759) on Monday, December 18, 2017, in a victory for the home health community and all who care about family caregivers across the nation. The RAISE Family Caregivers Act will: Implement the federal Commission on Long-Term Care’s bipartisan recommendation that Congress require the…