News and Policy

  • Oct. 3 Sepsis Summit to Coordinate Response on Lethal Condition Claiming Quarter-Million U.S. Lives, Costing $27 Billion Annually 

    ALBANY – HCA, IPRO, HANYS, the Rory Staunton Foundation for Sepsis Prevention,Sepsis Alliance, and nine additional partner organizations are holding a...

    October 2, 2018 read more >>
  • Join HCA, IPRO, HANYS and Partners for Major Cross-Sector Sepsis Summit on Oct. 3 in Albany

    HCA, IPRO, HANYS, the Rory Staunton Foundation for Sepsis Prevention, Sepsis Alliance and partner organizations invite you to register for a first-of-its-kind All-Sector Sepsis...

    August 8, 2018 read more >>
  • HCA’s Testimony Opens State DOL Hearing on 24-hour/live-in Rule

    HCA led off the testimony at the July 11 state Department of Labor (DOL) hearing on proposed standards for 24-hour shift compensation provided to workers, including home health...

    July 12, 2018 read more >>
  • Home Health Care News: NY Moves Forward on Advanced Home Health Aide Designation

    Home Health Care News recently reported on the movement of new regulations to create an advanced home health aide designation in New York State. "The new regulations deal mostly...

    July 12, 2018 read more >>
  • HCA Submits Comments on State DOL 24-Hour Rule

    HCA submitted comments last week on a state Department of Labor (DOL) proposed rule that would exclude sleep time and meal periods from compensable hours for an “employee” –...

    July 9, 2018 read more >>