Press Releases

HCP Celebrates Home Care Providers and Caregivers During National Home Care and Hospice Month

11/1/2018
November is National Home Care and Hospice Month, and throughout the month, the New York State Association of Health Care Providers, Inc. (HCP) and its members will be sharing the value and importance of home care and the many contributions of dedica

Tom Conlon Joins HCP as Associate for Public Policy

7/30/2018
Thomas “Tom” Conlon has joined the HCP staff as Associate for Public Policy. Conlon will support HCP’s State regulatory initiatives and corresponding grassroots advocacy campaigns on behalf of the New York State home care industry.

AHHA Regulations Proposed in State Register

5/30/2018
On Wednesday, May 30, 2018, DOH published proposed regulations related to the Advanced Home Health Aide (AHHA) program.

Cora Smith Joins HCP as Associate for Marketing & Education

5/7/2018
Cora Smith has joined the New York State Association of Health Care Providers (HCP) as an Associate for Marketing & Education.

Statement by HCP on State Proposal Negatively Impacting New Yorkers’ Access Home Care Services

2/12/2018
On behalf of the thousands of elderly and disabled patients, home care workers and HCP members, we call on the Legislature to reject the Governor’s Budget Proposal that would limit the number of licensed home care services agencies (LHCSAs).

Scott Janke Joins HCP as Associate for Public Policy

1/18/2018
Scott Janke has joined the New York State Association of Health Care Providers (HCP) as Associate for Public Policy. Janke will support HCP’s State regulatory advocacy, Federal legislative and regulatory initiatives, emergency preparedness efforts an

Hammar Statement on 24-Hour Live-In Shifts

1/5/2018
The New York State Association of Health Care Providers strongly disagrees with recent statements by some groups that the Cuomo Administration and the home care industry are “enslaving workers around the clock” and “profiting from the exploitation...

Robert Ward Joins HCP as Associate for Public Policy

1/4/2018
ALBANY, NY – Robert Ward has joined the New York State Association of Health Care Providers (HCP) as Associate for Public Policy. Ward will support HCP’s legislative and regulatory advocacy, grassroots campaigns and other related policy initiatives.