HCAOA Webinars


Home Care Leaders Stepping Up:  Caring for COVID in 2020 and Beyond

A Three Part Webinar Series

Presented by The Home Care Association of America & The Home Care CEO Forum

Moderator: Stephen Tweed

Purpose:  To help owners and CEOs of in-home personal care companies recognize the opportunity for their agencies and our industry when we step up to care for Covid-19 clients in 2020 and beyond.

Objectives:  As a results of this online learning series, participants will be able to …

1.  Describe the short-term and long-term impact of the Covid-19 crisis on home care agencies and our industry.

2.  Discuss the opportunities created for home care when agencies step up to care for clients with COVID

3.  Define the Pros and Cons that agency leaders need to consider when deciding whether or not to accept clients with       


4.  Define the policies, procedures, and protocols agencies need to put in place to safely care for clients with COVID.

5.  Describe specific techniques and tools to recruit caregivers to care for clients with COVID.

6. Evaluate the overall impact of COVID on your agency long-term. 


Session I: The Impact of COVID on Home Care

Tuesday, May 12, 2020  - 2:00 pm EST

Moderator: Stephen Tweed

Panelists: Dr. Steven Fox, Jake Baker, BSN, RN

  • The Projected Path of Covid-19, and its short-term and long-term impact on home care agencies
  • Opportunities and Threats to Home Care Agencies serving COVID Positive Clients.
  • The Pros and Cons agency Leaders Need to Consider when deciding to accept clients with Covid-19
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Session II:  Stepping UP to Care for COVID Clients

Tuesday, May 19, 2020  - 2:00 pm EST

Moderator: Stephen Tweed


Andrea Cohen, CEO, Houseworks, Boston, MA

Glenn Lane, CEO, Westchester Family Care, Mamaroneck, NY

Gerry Fioriglio, CEO, Family Caregiver Network, Pennsburg, PA

  • Communicating with Clients and Caregivers
  • Policies, Procedures, and Protocols for safely caring for COVID clients
  • PPE and other Safeguards for clients and caregivers
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Session III:  Finding and Keeping Caregivers Willing to Care for COVID Clients

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 – 2:00 pm EST

Moderator: Stephen Tweed


Kunu Kaushal, CEO, Senior Solutions Home Care, Brentwood, TN

Julie Kollada, CEO, Open Arms

  • Recruiting Caregivers to Care for COVID Clients
  • Compensating Caregivers – how PPP Funds impact Pay and Benefits
  • Caring for Caregiver Infected with COVID


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