News and Policy

  • State DOL Employee Scheduling Rule Put on Hold

    HCA has learned that the "Employee Scheduling" rule, which was proposed by the state Department of Labor (DOL), will not be promulgated at this time, due to comments raised by...

    February 28, 2019 read more >>
  • Report Shows Financial, Workforce Struggles of Home & Community Care Sector Amid State Budget Talks

    ALBANY — Coinciding with today’s state legislative hearing on the health and Medicaid budget, the Home Care Association of New York State (HCA) today released the findings of...

    February 5, 2019 read more >>
  • HCA Testimony on the State Budget

    At today’s health and Medicaid budget hearing, HCA President Al Cardillo delivered testimony revealing the financing, workforce and overall support needs of the home care,...

    February 5, 2019 read more >>
  • Crain’s NY Business: Home Care Agency plans layoffs in challenging market

    "Brooklyn-based Metropolitan Jewish Home Care, doing business as MJHS Home Care, plans to lay off more than 100 employees amid significant business challenges," writes Crain's...

    February 5, 2019 read more >>
  • Home Care Emergency Preparedness Toolkit

    HCA and the New York State Association of Health Care Providers (HCP) offer an Emergency Preparedness Toolkit for home care and hospice providers, their...

    January 29, 2019 read more >>