News and Policy

  • Write Congress NOW: S.433/H.R. 2573 Imperative as Home Care Faces 8% Cuts

    "Your action to protect New York's Medicare home health system (S.433/H.R. 2573) just reached a dramatically new level of urgency," says an advocacy campaign message posted today...

    July 17, 2019 read more >>
  • Utica Observer-Dispatch: ‘Initiative having impact on sepsis’

    "An initiative to fight a potentially deadly disease began in New York with help from a local nurse. Now, it’s taking off across the state — and around the country," writes...

    July 2, 2019 read more >>
  • NY Legislature Passes Nation’s First Sepsis Education and Support Initiative for Home Care

    Bill would support education and widespread use of screening tool to determine sepsis risk ALBANY – HCA applauds the New York State Legislature for passing the nation’s...

    June 20, 2019 read more >>
  • HCA’s Sepsis, In-Service Bills Pass Both Houses

    The state Legislature remains in session at the time of this writing to consider a range of final bills, with an expected adjournment sometime tomorrow, according to...

    June 19, 2019 read more >>
  • 21 Organizations Urge Immediate Action on Community Care Investment Bills

    ALBANY – Advocates representing twenty-one primary care, mental health, substance use disorder, developmental disability and home care provider associations were joined today by...

    June 18, 2019 read more >>