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NAHC Report: Issue# 2249, 8/2/2013
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NAHC Members Urged to Ask their Elected Officials to Sign-on to Rebasing Letter
NAHC Representatives Meet with Senator Pat Roberts
For Your Information: Schedule of Events for NAHC’s 2013 Annual Meeting & Exposition Available Online
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NAHC Members Urged to Ask their Elected Officials to Sign-on to Rebasing Letter

Letters on the proposed rebasing rule have been circulated in both the House and the Senate, emphasizing the detrimental effect the proposed rebasing rule could have on home health care. So far the following offices have signed on the bipartisan House rebasing letter:

David McKinley (R-WV) Greg Walden (R-OR)
Doris Matsui (D-CA) Marsha Blackburn (R-TN)
David Price (R-GA) Todd Rokita (R-IN)
Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) Dan Benishek (R-MI)
Todd Young (R-IN) Jim Gerlach (R-PA)
Walter Jones (R-NC) Bill Young (R-FL)
Jim McGovern (D-MA)

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Schedule of Events for NAHC’s 2013 Annual Meeting & Exposition Available Online

With NAHC’s Financial Management Conference now over, attention is now shifting to NAHC’s Annual Meeting. Now is the time to start planning on attending this year’s Annual Meeting October 31 – November 3 in Washington, DC.

Please visit the Annual Meeting section of NAHC’s Website to view the Schedule of Events to help you get the most out of this year’s Annual Meeting and Exposition.

With the future of Medicare at stake, now more than ever, members of NAHC must join together and connect with legislators face-to-face to share the stories that only hospice and home care providers can. Washington, DC is the center of activity and the best place for NAHC to make an impact.

Register today to attend NAHC’s Annual Meeting and Exposition.

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NAHC Representatives Meet with Senator Pat Roberts

Representatives from the National Association of Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) - including NAHC President Val J. Halamandaris, Andrea Devoti, NAHC’s Board Chair, and Jane Kelly, Executive Director of the Kansas Home Care Association - met with Senator Pat Roberts (R-KS) during a breakfast meeting that was held during the Financial Management Conference earlier this week. Senator Roberts is a longtime NAHC ally and is the Ranking Member of the powerful Senate Finance Committee’s Health Subcommittee, which has jurisdiction over Medicare and many other health-related topics.

The meeting was held at the Frederick Douglass Museum, and NAHC representatives reiterated the organization’s opposition to CMS’ new rebasing regulations directly to Senator Roberts. As a constituent of the Senator’s, Ms. Kelly was able to highlight what rebasing would mean for both the access to and quality of the home care that Kansas residents would be able to receive.

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