New Legislation Would Expand Access to Occ Therapy

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In a promising bipartisan effort, the Medicare Home Health Accessibility Act, H.R. 7148, has been introduced by a coalition of legislators including Reps. Lloyd Smucker (R-PA-11), Dr. John Joyce (R-PA-13), Paul Tonko (D-NY-20), and Lloyd Doggett (D-TX-37). This crucial bill aims to revolutionize home health care by allowing occupational therapy (OT) to be ordered as […]

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Take this NAHC Advocacy Survey

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As you know, the policy staff and Board of Directors of the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) is in the process of developing a policy for legislative and regulatory activities in the coming year. During NAHC’s annual Blueprint review we are inviting members to get involved and vote on their top advocacy priorities. There […]

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NAHC & Advocates Fight for Home Health Care on Capitol Hill

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The NAHC Advocacy event on Capitol Hill last week brought together some of the most dedicated advocates for care in the home from around the country, as well members of Congress, to promote common sense policies to expand access to the kind of health care the vast majority of Americans want — quality care in […]

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Take this NAHC Advocacy Survey

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As you know, the policy staff and Board of Directors of the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) is in the process of developing a policy for legislative and regulatory activities in the coming year. During NAHC’s annual Blueprint review we are inviting members to get involved and vote on their top advocacy […]

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Help Shape NAHC Advocacy

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The policy staff of the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) are in the process of developing their agendas for legislative and regulatory activities in the coming year. NAHC, along with its advisory councils, is seeking member input with regards to crafting the 2024 agenda documents. The policy staff is seeking input to […]

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You Can Help Shape NAHC Advocacy

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The policy staff of the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) are in the process of developing their agendas for legislative and regulatory activities in the coming year. NAHC, along with its advisory councils, is seeking member input with regards to crafting the 2024 agenda documents. The policy staff is seeking input to […]

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Save the Date for the NAHC Spring Advocacy Days!

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Each year, our most engaged members and industry friends touch down in our nation’s capital to advocate with lawmakers for support of the care-in-the-home community. The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) tracks critical legislative, regulatory, and policy issues that affect our members to ensure you’re on top of what’s ahead. Your concerns are our […]

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Save the Date for the NAHC Spring Advocacy Days!

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Each year, our most engaged members and industry friends touch down in our nation’s capital to advocate with lawmakers for support of the care-in-the-home community. The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) tracks critical legislative, regulatory, and policy issues that affect our members to ensure you’re on top of what’s ahead. Your concerns […]

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Home Health Leaders: MedPAC Home Health Margin Estimates are Dangerously Flawed, Risk Misleading Policymakers

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Washington, DC – The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare (the Partnership) and the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) today expressed serious concerns about the validity and reliability of the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission’s (MedPAC’s) initial presentation on home health margins at its December public meeting. MedPAC’s flawed approach and misleading conclusions fail […]

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