The New York State Association of Health Care Providers, Inc. (HCP) is a trade association representing licensed home care services agencies, certified home health agencies, health related organizations and organizations that support the home care industry.

Through advocacy, information and education, HCP influences the future of the home care industry, leads the industry in adapting, evolving and thriving in a changing health care environment, and sets the industry standards for quality, cost-effective client care.

COVID-19 Resources for Home Care Providers

To keep track of the resources available to home care agencies, please visit HCP’s Coronavirus Resource page.


HCP COVID 19 Update April 8

Posted on 4/8/2020
DOH has released updated guidance for the authorization of community based long-term services and supports covered by Medicaid. See today's update with a reminder for tomorrow's DOH call with providers.

DOH Issues Guidance on the Strategies to be Used to Optimize Supply of PPE

Posted on 4/3/2020
The Department of Health (DOH/the Department) has issued guidance that providers should follow with respect to using or considering alternative means to manage PPE shortages.

HCP’s Initial Budget Recap

Posted on 4/3/2020
The NYS Fiscal Year 2020-2021 Budget, passed last night, includes many proposals impacting the Home Care industry. Given the ongoing and unprecedented COVID-19 crisis this year’s budget process was unlike any other we’ve seen in recent history.