Help NAHC Celebrate National Home Care and Hospice Month!

November is National Home Care and Hospice Month and agencies and caregivers across the United States will be raising awareness about the unique and irreplaceable value of health care delivered in the home. Home Health care is high-quality care that empowers patients to take control of their own health and treatment while remaining independent in…

Grassroots Advocates: Help Authorize NPPs to Certify Home Health Eligibility

NPPs need authority to certify patients for home health. GO HERE to learn more! Become an advocate for home health now! The United States has an aging population and a serious shortage of health care professionals. By 2030, Medicare eligible seniors will make up over 20 percent of the population and we will not have…

Grassroots Advocacy: Watch this Brief Video about How You Can Stop Steep Payment Cuts to Providers

It is vital to stop home health payment cuts. GO HERE to learn more! Become an advocate for home health now! Home health care and hospice have never been more popular or necessary and that growth is poised to continue long into the future. However, as quality health care at home continues to grow, it…

Prepare for Home Health Payment Reform with “PDGM: Strategies for Success in 2020 and Beyond”

The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) is excited to announce the debut of an important new video presentation that will enable home health providers to successfully transition to the Patient-Driven Groupings Model that becomes law on January 1, 2020. Working with state partners and the leading home health consultants in the United…

NAHC Became a Stronger, Better Advocate for You in 2018. In 2019 We Will Be Even Better

The National Association for Home Care & Hospice re-dedicated itself in 2018 to being the best possible advocate and trade association for you. Our strategic restructuring, an unsparing and top-to-bottom assessment of every part of the organization, has left us leaner and better and that’s good news for everyone in home care and hospice because…

This Video Explains the Medicare Home Health Final Rule and What NAHC is Doing to Improve It

By now, you know the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the CY 2019 Medicare Home Health Final Rule on Halloween. (See this NAHC Report for more details.) It’s a mixture of good and bad and while we are grateful for the good parts, NAHC is determined to fix the bad parts and…

NAHC President Bill Dombi on Leadership, NAHC 2.0 and the Key Policy Priorities of Home Care and Hospice

At the 2018 Home Care and Hospice Conference & Expo, NAHC President William A. Dombi met with Annie Erstling of Forcura, a NAHC member and one of the leading business partners in the industry, to discuss authentic leadership, NAHC 2.0, and the key policy priorities, opportunities, and challenges facing home care and hospice in 2019…

Home Care and Hospice Needs You to March on Washington

NAHC’s annual March on Washington is the premier advocacy event in Washington, D.C. for the home care and hospice industry and 2018 could be the most important year in a long time for our community. This year, the March will include a panel discussion on the policy issues on March 19 and the meetings with…

NAHC President Bill Dombi Invites You to March on Washington

NAHC’s annual March on Washington is the premier advocacy event in Washington, D.C. for the home care and hospice industry and 2018 could be the most important year in a long time for our community. This year, the March will include a panel discussion on the policy issues on March 19 and the meetings with…

NAHC’s Rich Brennan on the Future of Technology in Home Health

Richard Brennan, the senior vice president for government affairs for the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) and the executive director of the Home Care Technology Association of America (HCTAA), spoke to Annie Erstling of Forcura about how advancements in technology can help clinicians improve patient treatment in home health, as well as…