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The Ohio Council for Home Care & Hospice (OCHCH) is a non-profit association that serves as the voice of health care at home in Ohio, advocating on behalf of the industry and the individuals and families we serve. We are a valuable resource to our members and provide expert analysis of the most current and pertinent regulatory, legislative and business information.


OCHCH offers educational opportunities as part of a comprehensive set of tools and resources to support your agency’s clinical skills, managerial operations, and regulatory requirements. From frontline caregivers to health care executives, OCHCH education programs ensure agencies have the tools they need to thrive.


As the voice of health care at home in Ohio, OCHCH works together with our members to speak assertively and thoughtfully for the interests of the industry. OCHCH ensures our members’ interests are protected and supported by working alongside legislators and other policymakers.

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OCHCH members get answers to the toughest compliance, reimbursement, and regulatory questions. Our Help Desk Online and our regulatory experts ensure members receive support for questions dealing with complex subjects.

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Recent News

  • Your One Stop PDGM Authority

    Are you ready for PDGM?  Let us Help You!!! PDGM is rocking the Home Health and Hospice Systems all over the country- now is the time to prepare you and your agency for the changes! Here at the Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice, we have a variety of live in-person, live webinar, and […]

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  • Press Release: Senator Hackett visited OCHCH member Loving Care Home Health and Hospice

    For Immediate ReleaseContact: Joshua Wagner, Director of Marketing and Communication, Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice, 614-885-0434 What: Senator Hackett visited OCHCH member Loving Care Home Health and Hospice to discuss the importance of why his constituents want to stay at home and what the Ohio legislature needs to do to make improvements so […]

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Upcoming Events

PDGM Webinar Series If you attended the PDGM National Summits or watched the video presentation, but want a deeper understanding, this seven-part series is for you. These one-hour long webinars will occur from May-August and can be watched in real time or at a later date depending on your schedule. They are more granular in nature and will focus on all parts of your agency, from operations to clinical Management. We are pleased to announce that Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice has partnered with NAHC in promoting their newest collection. Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice members receive the NAHC Member discount pricing!
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Join OCHCH Regulatory Affairs Director Beth Foster, Hospice Regulatory Director Kathy Royer, and other home care and hospice leaders on July 18th from 11:30 am until 2 pm at the Portsmouth Public Library for an important update on regulations impacting the home care and hospice industry. This is a free event, and lunch will be provided. Registration is required. Questions? Contact OCHCH at (614) 885-0434. Register online or fax this form to (614) 899-0192.
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Join OCHCH Policy & Advocacy Director Alexandra Weingarth and other home care and hospice leaders on July 18th from 4 to 6 pm for our After Hours networking event at Amato's Wood Fired Pizza located at 668 N. Sandusky St in Mount Vernon.  At this Let’s Act Series event, we’ll discuss how exactly do we get Medicaid rate increases. We’ll look at opportunities to improve reimbursement and strategies for lowering the regulatory burden. This is a FREE event, and appetizers and beverages will be provided. If you have questions, please contact OCHCH at (614) 885-0434. Register online at www.ochch.org or fax this form to 614-899-0192.
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The Washington-based Coalition to Transform Advanced Care (C-TAC) is leading a new initiative to measure the quality of advanced illness care state-by-state and develop strategies for improvement.
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Palliative Care Education Bill Introduced in Senate, Hospice News, July 15, 2019 – the Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act (PCHETA) was introduced in the U.S. Senate.

We are happy to announce that registration for the Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice Annual Trade Show and Conference is now OPEN!!

Our Keynote Speaker with be Chris Spielman!

Reserve your spot now!

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The provider membership directory is a comprehensive listing of OCHCH members who offer home care and hospice services. Search for agencies based on location and services offered.

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