Welcome to HCAC’s Newest Members

HCAC is pleased to announce its newest members to the association: PROVIDER MEMBERS: Amblicab Home Services, (Medicaid) Colorado Springs Gail Nehls, Executive Director Genuine Home Care Agency, (Private Pay; awaiting Medicaid Certification) Aurora Eunice Walker, Owner/Administrator Nightingales Home Care, (Private Pay), Grand Junction Janet Walker, Owner/Manager Restore Home Health, LLC, (Medicare/Medicaid) Castle Rock Millicent Johnston, CEO […]

Webinar: Execute – Developing and Implementing Processes to Address the Challenges Agencies Will Face in 2016 and Beyond

A 90-Minute Lunch & Learn Audio Conference by Chad Whitefield, PTA, Managing partner at Advance Rehabilitation Management Group Date: Thur., Dec. 10, 2015 Time: 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. MST Encore Date: December 17, 2015 (Available all day “on demand”) Audio-Conference Description Agencies can research, evaluate, discuss, pontificate, and stress over the challenges they face in homecare, but the […]

Access to Dental Care Improving for Routt County Medicaid Patients

Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association hires hygienist, working with dentists. Steamboat Springs — Access to affordable dental care in Routt County has been limited in recent years, but local public health officials are hopeful availability will improve in the coming months. The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association has hired a dental hygienist to serve low-income patients, […]

Colorado Accountable Care Collaborative Phase II Concept Paper Published

Join the Department of Health Care Policy and Financing (the Department), the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and your fellow Colorado Medicaid providers, policy makers, clients, and advocates as we reflect on the first year of Accountable Care Collaborative (ACC) Medicare-Medicaid Program (MMP). With the help of The Civic Canopy, we will celebrate our […]

Important Information on ICD-10 From CMS

CMS BLOG http://blog.cms.gov/2015/10/01/welcome-to-icd-10/ By Sean Cavanaugh, Deputy Administrator and Director, Center for Medicare Welcome to ICD-10 On Oct. 1, the U.S. health care system moves to the International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision – ICD-10. We’ve tested and retested our systems in anticipation of this day, and we’re ready to accept properly coded ICD-10 claims. […]

The Home Care Association of Colorado was founded in 1970. With a tradition of service to members for more than 40 years, it has established itself as a respected association representing the interests of the home care industry.