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The Informer
Tuesday, June 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
MHCA Informer »
Team chairs announced...
Tuesday, June 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
MHCA Informer 6/19/2018 »
Region Recordings Available...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
MHCA Informer »
The MHCA office will be closed on Monday, May 28 in observance of Memorial Day....
Wednesday, May 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
MHCA Informer »
Last Chance to Register - Annual Meeting Don't miss the adventure!...
Tuesday, April 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)

Member News
Tuesday, May 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Winkels Named Home Care Professional of the Year »
Diane Winkels, RN, PHN, was named 2018 Minnesota Home Care Professional of the Year. Diane, a supervisor at Rice County Pu...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
MHCA Board Elections »
At the MHCA Annual Business Meeting last Thursday, the following individuals were elected to the Board of Directors and wi...
Wednesday, May 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Coordination of Care Initiative Home Health Gap Collaboration »
In partnership with the Lake Superior Quality Innovation Network (QIN) and the Minnesota Hospital Association, MHCA is par...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
RCTC New Course Announcement: Dementia: Challenging Behaviors »
Challenging behavior is a term used to describe disruptive behaviors that may interfere with a person’s ability to partici...
Tuesday, April 3, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Spending on Dementia Care is Soaring »
For the second straight year spending to treat patients with Alzheimer’s and other dementias will exceed a quarter of a tr...

Team Articles
Tuesday, June 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Updates from National Government Services »
By Vickie Brand, Medicare Nurse Consultant The Home Health Provider Outreach and Education Advisory Group (POE) met...
Wednesday, May 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Survey and Regulatory Analysis Team: Discharge and Transfer Documentation »
The MHCA Survey and Regulatory Team has compiled the discharge and transfer documentation for HCALP-licensed only or Medic...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Rehabilitation Team: Nursing/Therapy Intake Screening »
Re-hospitalization prevention is a common goal among home care agencies, referral sources and patients alike. Hospital re...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
MA Team: DHS Q&A »
The MHCA MA Team serves as the MHCA liaison to the MN Department of Human Services (DHS). The team met with representative...
Tuesday, March 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Survey and Regulatory Analysis Team: Survey Trends and Findings »
The MDH HCALP (Home and Community Assisted Living Providers) web site provides consumers, providers and the public acces...

State News
Tuesday, May 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Live Well at Home Grants RFP Available »
The Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) has published the Request for Proposals (RFP) soliciting applicants for t...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
2018 Legislative Session Summary »
The 2018 Legislative Session has come to a close. Below you will find a high level summary of the status of key items of i...
Tuesday, March 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Electronic Visit Verification »
Electronic Visit Verification The federal government has required that every state have an Electronic Visit Verific...
Tuesday, March 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Capitol Happenings »
Capitol Happenings All three MHCA priority issues have seen movement at the Capitol. The bill which would set a new...
Wednesday, March 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Introduction to Independent Community Living Supports (ICLS) »
By Jeanette Mefford, MPH, BSN Individual Community Living Supports is a waiver service for persons covered by the Eld...

Press Releases
Tuesday, January 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NEW JOB OPENING: Membership Marketing Manager with MHCA »
Membership Marketing Manager   Interested in a Part-time Professional Position that Offers Flexibility?...

Federal News
Wednesday, June 6, 2018   (1 Comment - view/add)
Right to Try Becomes Federal Law. What Does It Mean for Home Health and Hospice? »
President Trump signed into law the Right to Try Act on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, a piece of legislation he called for i...
Wednesday, June 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS Announces Likely Return of Pre-Claim Reviews »
CMS recently announced the likely return of pre-claim reviews in Medicare home health, with a start date of “no earlier th...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Department of Labor Regulatory Guidance Update »
Do you have questions about labor and wage issues? The following from the US Department of Labor may answer some of your q...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Department of Labor Regulatory Guidance Update »
Do you have questions about labor and wage issues? The following from the US Department of Labor may answer some of your q...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Are You Ready for the New Home Health Medicare CoPs? Frequently Asked Questions »
By Lisa Meadows, Clinical Compliance Educator for Home Health, Hospice, and Private Duty – Accreditation Commission for He...

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