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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

  • Help Pack the Statehouse on April 2nd!

    Join OCHCH and other home care and hospice leaders on Tuesday, April 2nd for Advocacy Day at the Statehouse. This is the time to share your experiences and your struggles with your legislators. “This is our opportunity to express our concerns, issues, and vision to each of our elected representatives. This face to face contact […]

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  • Introducing RCTCLEARN.NET, Our Online eLearning Portal

    Enhance Your Training Program with Unlimited Access to Our Online eLearning Portal! RCTCLEARN.NET provides quality continuing education (CE) training to agency professionals, aides, LPNs, RNs, therapists, and volunteers. This online learning resource provides agencies and their employees with unlimited access to more than 100 courses for professionals and paraprofessionals. View the Course Catalog. OCHCH Education […]

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Upcoming Events

This program has been developed to assist experienced home health managers enhance the operational performance of their home health agency. Our introductory Home Care 101 course provides the basics of home care operations. Home Care 201 is the next level. Improving clinical performance and financial management in a Medicare skilled home health agency is the focus of Home Care 201. This workshop provides contact hours to RNs and LPNs.

OCHCH Center for Excellence
1105 Schrock Rd, suite 140
Columbus, OH 43229
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April 2 and/or April 3  |  Crown Plaza Columbus North The annual Palmetto GBA Home Health and Hospice Workshops have been expanded this year to include breakout sessions discussing PDGM, Hospice Billing Dos and Don'ts, Manage Care Plans, and EVV. The Palmetto Updates will cover important information on what you need to know for 2019, top denials, documentation, Targeted Probe and Educate (TPE), and much more. Both days will have the same agenda, allowing you to choose which topics you would like to attend with your 1 or 2 day attendance pass. 6.5 contact hours per day for RNs and LPNs.
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Make Your Voice Heard at Advocacy Day at the Statehouse. Advocates will meet with legislators from across the state and their staff to ask for their support on issues impacting providers and patients. This year, our keynote presentation will be delivered by the Director of the Ohio Department of Medicaid, Maureen Corcoran.

Ohio Statehouse
1 Capitol Square
Columbus, OH 43215
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HealthCare-Synergy - exp. 11.21.19


LUPAs are one the many PDGM topics being covered at our Medicare Home Health Reimbursement workshop on June 4 - 5. https://t.co/AwBnhb8YS8 https://t.co/SBgQpR4orW via @AxxessConsult

With RCD, Ohio #HomeHealth agencies have 3 options for claims review & approval: a 100% pre-claim review, a 100% post-payment review and a minimal review option, including a 25% payment reduction. Once RCD begins in Illinois, we will offer more education. https://t.co/0N2JtCJijh

ODA Director, @UrselMcElroy and @OhioMedicaid Director Maureen Corcoran will be speaking at our #AdvocacyDay at the Statehouse on April 2. Join us for this important event and share your stories with your legislators. Learn more and register at https://t.co/AwBnhb8YS8.

Provider Search

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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