NAHC Virtual Lobby Day

Can’t make it to Washington, DC for our 2019 March on Washington and annual visit to Capitol Hill? We have all of the tools and resources you need to make a big impact from wherever you are.

Step 1:
Visit the 2019 March on Washington Virtual Lobby Day legislative action center to instantly send a message to your official. The message is prewritten all you have to do is enter a few details and click send. It’s really that simple.

Step 2:
Review the key issues below to learn more about what your peers will be discussing on Capitol Hill. More information is provided below under Additional Resources.

Key Issues

  • Home Health Payment Innovation Act (S. 433) – Legislation that would remove CMS’s unproven assumption based rate changes in favor of adjustments based on actual behavior changes
  • Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act (S. 296) – Legislation that would allow non-physician practitioners to certify home health under Medicare
  • Home Health Rural Add-on – This proposed legislation would provide a 3% extension for 3 years, with a study to review its ongoing application
  • Hospice MA Carve-in – Education around a proposal coming from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) that would test the inclusion of hospice in Medicare Advantage

Step 3:
Call or email your Senators or Representative to express your concerns.

Call: House Switchboard – 202-225-3121  |  Senate Switchboard – 202-224-3121
Email: Find your Senators  |  Find your Representative

Step 4:
Spread the word via social media using hashtag #NAHCMOW19.

Tweet your Member of Congress  |  Tweet your Senators

Final Step:

Share with us! Send an email to rashonda@nahc.org, tweet us at @officialnahc (with hashtag #NAHCMOW19) or leave a note on our Facebook wall letting us know you took action (and anything you heard from your legislators).

Please share this page with your colleagues and friends via email and/or social media.

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