NAHC Webinar: Regulatory Update for Home Care and Hospice

If you have ever been in attendance when NAHC President William A. Dombi is delivering his signature update on regulatory policy for home care and hospice, you know it is the most trusted and comprehensive policy briefing in the industry. Now is your chance to get the latest version of that briefing without leaving your…

Watch this Interview with Bill Dombi Discussing Developments in Home Health and Hospice

National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) William A. Dombi spoke to Forcura at the 2019 Home Care and Hospice Conference & Expo earlier this month about the latest and most important developments in the industry, including technology, the “serious challenges for home health agencies” posed by Medicare Advantage, increased action in hospice by…

The State of Home Care and Hospice and NAHC 2.0

The following is a speech by NAHC President William A. Dombi, delivered to attendees during the first General Session of the Home Care and Hospice Conference & Expo on Sunday, October 13, 2019. Mr. Dombi delivered these remarks to a packed audience, as attendance at the 2019 conference is up substantially from 2018. Please read…

Department of Labor Rule Extends Overtime to Over a Million Workers

The United States Department of Labor announced earlier this week a final rule to make 1.3 million American workers eligible for overtime pay under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). This final rule will be effective on January 1, 2020. This final rule updates the earning thresholds necessary to exempt executive, administrative, or professional employees…

Keynote Speakers at 2019 Home Care and Hospice Conference & Expo Will Inform and Inspire

Get the lowest rates to the conference before August 31. Register now! If you book your room within our hotel block, you’ll save an additional $200 off your registration rate! The General Sessions at the 2019 Home Care and Hospice Conference & Expo are designed to inform and inspire you, giving you the foresight and…

Join Your Fellow Pioneers in Seattle for the 2019 Home Care and Hospice Conference & Expo

The Pacific Northwest is a magnet for pioneers and explorers, people set on a path of discovery and determined to find adventure and newer, better ways of living and working. That is one reason why the NAHC is so excited that the 2019 Home Care and Hospice Conference & Expo will be held in the…

Thank You, Vicki Hoak, for Years of Service and Leadership

Vicki Hoak became Chief Executive Officer of the Pennsylvania Homecare Association in December of 2000 and Executive Director a year later, and she spent those years in high leadership as one of America’s foremost advocates for quality health care in the home and for the dignity of the infirm and elderly. Now, as Ms. Hoak…

Medicare Home Health Services Proposed Rule: RAP Phase-Out

Analysis and recommendations for home health agencies By NAHC President William A. Dombi The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has proposed that the split payments made to home health agencies under the Request for Anticipated Payment (RAP) process will end in 2021. As an interim step, no “new” HHAs will receive RAPs in…

The 2020 Home Health Proposed Rule is Big News! This Free Webinar Will Explain What it Means for You

Last week the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued its proposed rule for the 2020 payment model, PDGM, including rates of payment to start on January 1, 2020. There is some big news in the proposed rule and NAHC will explain what it means for your agency. The webinar Medicare Home Health Proposed…