Have you been eager to attend a long awaited in-person event? Us too - and we can’t wait to see new and familiar faces at the Annual Leadership Conference! This is the must-attend event of the home care industry. The full conference schedule is now available! Check out our impressive lineup of speakers, the conference schedule, detailed hotel information and more!
Feature Your Brand at the Hottest Spot of the Annual Leadership Conference - the Relax & Recharge Lounge!
Attendees will love to network, relax, and recharge at the new HCAOA Charging Lounge. Promote your company as a sponsor of this state of the art, innovative charging lounge which includes a sofa, chairs, and coffee table with power outlets that are built right into the furniture! After a long day of attending sessions and walking the exhibit hall, attendees will need a place to sit down and charge their devices, so this Charging Lounge is certain to bring traffic to your booth!
HCAOA is excited to announce an additional keynote speaker featured during the General Session of our Annual Leadership Conference, Erik Madsen, from Home Care Pulse. In the 2021 Home Care Benchmarking Study, Home Care Pulse analyzed providers billing more than $5M in annual revenue to learn what they’re doing differently than other agencies. Here are four key takeaways...
HCAOA is proud to announce Simon Bailey as the opening keynote speaker for the 2021 Annual Leadership Conference on September 26. Simon is a speaker, author, life coach and entrepreneur. His keynote session, Spark Customer Love: Creating Customers for Life, is sure to be exciting and enlightening.
Home care agency owners are well aware that one of the biggest issues in home care today is a shortage of caregivers - coupled with a rapidly aging population, this leads us to a major supply and demand issue. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, home care aides and personal care aides are the sixth fastest growing jobs. For a recent story in HCAOA’s magazine, The Voice, we spoke with several newer agencies that opened in the past few years and even during the COVID pandemic, to explore this impending crisis and what efforts home care agencies across the country are making to grow their workforce to meet the growing demand. Check out this panel interview article here. Or you can read the entire magazine here.
Scheduler Webinar - Back by Popular Demand! Home Care Schedulers + Care Coordinators = Key to Agency’s Success
An organization’s scheduler or care coordinator helps to set the tone for every agency. Their effectiveness impacts all aspects of a company’s operations, but most importantly worker and client satisfaction. HCAOA is excited to announce an interactive webinar designed especially for schedulers - back by popular demand - on Wednesday, June 9 at 3:00p.m. ET.
HCAOA and the National Association for Home Care & Hospice have teamed up with Polsinelli to provide a free home care industry legal update regarding the latest legislative and litigation-related developments. Representatives from each group will discuss the latest federal laws, updated regarding new Department of Labor initiatives, and updates on COVID-19 related safety protocols mandated by the federal or larger state governments. Join us for this free webinar on Thursday May 20 at 12:00p.m. ET.
Yesterday, HCAOA Associate Member CareAcademy announced the launch of the “CAREer Path Initiative,” an all-encompassing program designed to address critical industry constraints and attract more workers into the home care profession. In addition to helping to accelerate new entrants to the field, the program will extend college credit to thousands of direct care workers as they complete professional training within the CareAcademy platform for no additional charge. The CAREer Path Initiative is launching in collaboration with CareAcademy’s core education partner, Southern New Hampshire University, and with support from national home care agency partners, including HCAOA.
We invite you to join us at the Mindfulness for Healthcare Summit, May 20-23, 2021 hosted by Mindful Communications and featuring HCAOA Board Member, Andrea Cohen. This free virtual event will explore how mindfulness and compassion tools and practices support high-quality patient care and the well-being of healthcare workers, with a focus on promoting more just and inclusive healthcare opportunities.
When disease outbreaks or other threats emerge, epidemiologists are on the scene to investigate. Often called “Disease Detectives,” epidemiologists search for the cause of disease, identify people who are at risk, determine how to control or stop the spread or prevent it from happening again. Download and share this free 30-minute webinar featuring Dr. Bob, a top infectious disease expert. This webinar is built to inspire caregivers to learn more about getting the vaccine.