News and Policy

  • May 2020 Capitol Report: COVID-19 Testing in Home Care, HCA Urges Aid

    HCA's May 2020 edition of the HCA Capitol Report explores COVID-19 testing in home care, HCA's call for federal and state coordination on home care aid and other COVID-19...

    May 27, 2020 read more >>
  • HCA Presses Congress for Direct Financial Relief

    Congress is debating another coronavirus aid package, and it is imperative that home care receives vital stabilization funds as part of it. As reported last week, the U.S....

    May 26, 2020 read more >>
  • NBC News Report Features HCA, Selfhelp and Virtual Senior Center Project

    HCA and HCA Member Selfhelp Community Services joined industry voices from around the nation in an NBC News report “Coronavirus concerns show increased need, demand for home...

    May 26, 2020 read more >>
  • COVID-19 Updates for the Week Ending May 25, 2020

    What follows are the most salient COVID-19 updates for HCA members as of the week ending May 25. This is a weekly digest of new information as well as briefs that may have...

    May 26, 2020 read more >>
  • Home Health Care News: In-Home COVID-19 Testing Initiative Could Serve as National Roadmap

    The Home Care Association of New York State (HCA-NYS), along with two health organization partners, announced a new COVID-19 training initiative for in-home testing on Tuesday,...

    May 19, 2020 read more >>