National Association for Homecare & Hospice (NAHC) Announces Affinity Partnership NAHC Partners with Manchester Specialty Programs to Provide Insurance for Members


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Thomas Threlkeld
Deputy Director of Policy & Communications


Washington, D.C., September 25, 2017:The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) announces an affinity partnership with Manchester Specialty Programs Inc. to bring specialized insurance products to NAHC members.

Manchester Specialty will be working with select insurance companies to develop custom NAHC enhancements to their existing product lines, and introduce new and exclusive products for NAHC member agencies. The first product available is a 5 percent workers’ compensation premium discount, available only to NAHC members.

This NAHC-sponsored insurance program is available in all 50 states for a wide variety of provider firms ranging from traditional home health care, Visiting Nurses Associations (VNAs), companion care, and hospices. NAHC members will be able to access this quality insurance program through their own local insurance agent or broker of choice. Coverage includes workers’ compensation, professional and general liability, administrative defense, and regulatory audits, and is offered along with competitive premiums, installment plans, loss control, and claims management.

“We are very pleased to partner with Manchester Specialty in offering high-quality insurance products to the home care and hospice community. Their team has demonstrated a strong commitment to home care blended with a longstanding expertise in assembling insurance products that really fit our needs,” said NAHC President William A. Dombi.

Manchester Specialty, the exclusive insurance provider endorsed by NAHC, provides a broad range of business insurance coverage for the home care and hospice industry and it is backed by “A+” insurance carriers.

NAHC and Manchester Specialty look forward to building a strong relationship with this business insurance program as it will provide extra value for NAHC members.


NAHC90pxThe National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) is the voice of home care and hospice.  NAHC represents the nation’s 33,000 home care and hospice providers, along with the more than two million nurses, therapists, and aides they employ.  These caregivers provide vital services to Americans who are aged, disabled, and ill.  Some 12 million patients depend on home care and hospice providers, who depend on NAHC for the best in advocacy, education, and information.  NAHC is a nonprofit organization that helps its members maintain the highest standards of care.  To learn more about NAHC, visit

Manchester_LogoFounded in 2009, Manchester Specialty Programs Inc. is a privately held national specialty underwriting and insurance program management firm. Manchester Specialty is licensed to do business as a program administrator in all 50 states and DC.  The quality and stability of its insurance program for the Home Care and Hospice industry is a direct result of the firm’s expertise, broad product capability and commitment to the market.  For more information, visit