NAHC to hold conference call to address pressing issues in home care and hospice
NAHC Will Host Free October 11 Teleconference on Rebasing, the Government Shutdown, and the Affordable Care Act.
Friday, October 11, 2013, from 12:00 noon to 1:00 pm EST, the National Association for Homecare & Hospice (NAHC) will host a free teleconference to highlight issues of critical importance to the home care and hospice community. The number to call in US/CAN Toll free is 1-888-601-3874 and the code is 226171.
On the docket for discussion include: a) Implications of the 2014 Budget; b) The shutdown of the federal government and the plans to raise the “debt ceiling;” c) Repeal of the “companionship exemption;” d) Complying with the employer mandate (and individual mandate) to provide insurance to workers or pay a fine; and e) Implementation of the Affordable Care Act.
Leading the call will be Val J. Halamandaris, President of NAHC; Jeff Kincheloe, Vice President for Government Affairs; Bill Dombi, Vice President for Law; Richard Brennan, Vice President for Technology Policy and Government Affairs; and, Theresa Forster, Vice President for Hospice Policy and Programs.
NAHC members will receive priority to join the call, but the conference is open to all. Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your place on the call. The first 500 people will be guaranteed a place on the call.
Questions will be received 24-hours in advance of the broadcast and will close at 12:45 pm EST on the date of the broadcast. Send questions to Barbara D. Woolley, Director of Communications at email@example.com.The teleconference will be recorded. The highlights will appear in NAHC Report, NAHC’s daily electronic newsletter and summarized in CARING, its monthly magazine.