This Week: Celebrating the Critical Role Aides Play in Home Care and Hospice

This week, November 14 – 20, we celebrate Home Health Aide Week. Home health aides are a critical part of the health care at home industry. Home health aides provide assistance with basic daily living tasks, including light housekeeping, preparing meals, personal care services, and companionship. “The aide is the center of the care we […]

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OCHCH Led EVV Provider Readiness Advisory Group Holds First Webinar

(above: OCHCH Executive Director, Joe Russell leads the webinar.) On Friday, August 24, OCHCH hosted a webinar, EVV Basics, as part of its efforts with the recently formed EVV Provider Readiness Advisory Group. Led by OCHCH, the EVV Provider Readiness Advisory Group is a coalition of providers and stakeholders, including other associations and state agencies, that was formed to […]

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Ohio EVV Timeline Remains Unchanged

Recently, President Trump signed H.R. 6042 into law, extending the deadline for states to comply with the Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) mandate by one year from January 1, 2019 to January 1, 2020. The bill does not require states to delay implementation of EVV but delays the Federal Medical Assistance Percentages (FMAP) reduction for states that do not come into […]

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Introducing Our New Materials

The Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice is excited to announce the launch of our new website and brand identity. While our mission to advance quality care at home remains unchanged, the new brand strategy positions our association as a modern, accessible, and trusted resource for health care at home providers in Ohio.  After […]

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