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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...
Tuesday, March 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Region Meeting - March 14, 2018 »
Wound Assessment and Management Webinar followed by    MHCA Updates Watch the Webinar Recording Plea...
Tuesday, March 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
RCTC Announces New Course »
Care of the Individual Receiving Enteral Nutrition In the past, aides in home care and long-term care have had limi...
Monday, February 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Home Care Professional of the Year – Nominations Open »
Is there someone in your agency who brings extra commitment, enthusiasm, and compassion to their work? Do you have a home...
Wednesday, January 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
RCTC Business and Workforce Education Earns Industry Distinction Status »
RCTCLEARN.NET has been offering quality online training and continuing education in the homecare and hospice fields throug...
Wednesday, January 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
MHCA Working for YOu: Meeting with National Government Services (NGS) »
Last Thursday, Kathy Messerli and Vickie Brand (MHCA Medicare Nurse Consultant), attended a meeting at the National Govern...
Tuesday, December 19, 2017   (1 Comment - view/add)
Vickie Brand Welcomed to MHCA Nurse Consultant Team »
One of the most appreciated MHCA member benefits has been the nurse consultants. Did you know that your MHCA membership pr...
Tuesday, December 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Course Name: Basic Infection Prevention and Control for the Paraprofessional Description Preventing and control...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Must Attend Webinar for Physicians! »
Share with your ordering physicians! On Thursday, December 7, Minnesota physicians and staff who certify home health...
Tuesday, October 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
RCTCLEARN.NET Announces Webinars »
RCTCLEARN.NET will again be hosting webinars for agencies or training coordinators new to RCTCLEARN.NET and/or new to the...
Tuesday, September 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Interested in training your member’s or staff onLeadership or TeamSTEPPS (communication)? Click on the following attachme...
Tuesday, September 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MHCA Attends Public Policy Summit »
Jay Jones, MHCA Board Chair, Kim Olson, Vice Chair and James Clark, representing Pediatric Home Service joined Executive D...
Wednesday, September 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Coding: What's the Big Deal? »
Contributed by Diane Link of BlackTree Healthcare Consulting Accurate diagnosis coding has never been more impor...
Wednesday, August 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Home Care and Hospice Salary & Benefits Study Extended »
The deadline for the 2017-2018 Home Care and Hospice Salary & Benefits studies has been extended to August 21. The rep...
Wednesday, July 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Highly-acclaimed Home Health and Hospice Emergency Preparedness Webinar Series Still Available! »
While the highly-acclaimed six-part webinar series Emergency Preparedness Requirements for Medicare and Medicaid-Participa...
Friday, June 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
RCTCLEARN.NET Webinar Announcement »
RCTCLEARN.NET will be hosting webinars for agencies or training coordinators new to the system and/or new to the My CEU t...
Thursday, June 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CoP Requirements for Aide Training »
Medicare Home Health Agencies must meet the following Requirements for Aide Training per the New CoP’s Surveyors wi...
Tuesday, June 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Avoid Common Survey Citations – Attend Timely MHCA Education »
MDH has reported that several of the top survey citations in the state of Minnesota include; untimely post assessment and...
Tuesday, June 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vulnerable Adult and Child Reporting Update »
MHCA is providing a follow up article for those in attendance at one of the concurrent Annual Meeting sessions provided by...
Tuesday, May 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Region Meetings - Wednesday, June 14 »
  Once again, all MHCA Regions will meet on the same day and participate in an online in-service. The June topic i...
Tuesday, May 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MHCA Board of Directors »
  As reported at the MHCA Annual Business Meeting last Friday, the following individuals were recently elected to...
Tuesday, May 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Seifert Named Home Care Professional of the Year »
  Karen Seifert, founder of Hiawatha HomeCare, was named Minnesota Home Care Professional of the Year. The MHCA’s...
Tuesday, May 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
PCA Service Verification »
  Nurse consultations are an exclusive benefit of MHCA membership. Connie Dreyer, RN, can be reached at nurse...
Monday, March 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mark Your Calendars! Registration for the 47th Annual Meeting & Expo Opens March 15 »
The MHCA 47th Annual Meeting & Expo will be held at the Arrowwood Resort in Alexandria, MN on May 10-12, 2017. Geare...
Monday, February 6, 2017
RCTCLEARN.NET Announcement: New Learning Management System »
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017   (2 Comments - view/add)
Nurse Consultants Corner - Dementia Training Requirements Enforced as of January 2017 »
The Minnesota HomeCare Association (MHCA) has two nurse consultants that work with MHCA to help answer member questio...
Tuesday, January 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MHCA Welcomes New Year with an Enhanced Region Meeting Format »
Low-cost educational opportunities  and  timely updates  were two re-occurring themes on recent membersh...
Monday, December 5, 2016
State of Home Health Care by Fazzi Associates »
Fazzi Associates’ State of the Home Health Industry Survey Reveals the Top 5 Issues Fazzi Associates’ recent “Sta...
Monday, December 5, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Election Impact on Home Care »
Election Impact on Home Care The 2016 election saw the Republican Party candidates win the Presidency, maintain Cong...
Tuesday, November 15, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Post-Election: MHCA Advocacy Recap from 2016 Policy Conference »
The Minnesota HomeCare Association (MHCA) held its 2016 Policy Conference the day following the historic elections. At the...
Tuesday, November 15, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Home Health Aide Supervision Under MDH Licensure and Medicare »
  Credit: Connie Dreyer, MHCA Nurse Consultant   We have had several questions about the different...

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