News and Policy

  • DOH Issues Telehealth Survey, HCA Members Encouraged to Respond

    The state Department of Health (DOH) has issued a 20-minute survey here for all health care providers on provider experiences using telehealth during the COVID-19 State of...

    December 2, 2020 read more >>
  • HCA’s November 2020 Capitol Report

    The November 2020 edition of Capitol Report includes several features for state legislators and policymakers, including: new videos from public officials recognizing National Home...

    November 25, 2020 read more >>
  • NYSACHO to County Health Commissioners: Include Home Care in Your Partnerships on COVID-19 Testing, Equipped by HCA Training 

    The Governor and state Health Commissioner have requested all county health departments to establish plans for COVID-19 testing and immunization capabilities. Yesterday, this...

    November 19, 2020 read more >>
  • 12 New Webinars: Best Home Care Practices in the COVID-19 Emergency and Beyond

    HCA Education and Research (E&R) is pleased to present Best Clinical and Operational Practices in COVID and Beyond, a grant-funded online learning series curated by HCA...

    November 18, 2020 read more >>
  • DOH Outlines CHHA Billing for COVID-19 Specimen Collections: Take our Training Today  

    The state Department of Health (DOH) has recently updated its state Medicaid billing guidance to explain how Certified Home Health Agencies (CHHA) can bill for COVID-19 specimen...

    November 17, 2020 read more >>