Welcome to the Home Care & Hospice Association of NJ

The Home Care & Hospice Association of NJ is the non-profit Association which represents and advocates for the full scope of home care and hospice agencies in our state. Our home care and hospice agencies provide critical services to help our seniors, disabled and children remain independent at home with loved ones.

Our members provide the following services, but not limited to, certified home health aides, personal care, skilled nursing visits, wound care, companion care, live-ins, injections, medication case management, child care, emergency response systems, social work, bereavement, respite care, hospice, palliative care, behavioral health services, etc.

In need of home care or hospice, please visit our provider search located here. 

Join Today
Top 3 Reasons to Join the Home Care & Hospice Association of NJ:
1) Advocacy - The Home Care & Hospice Association of NJ is the leading voice for home care and hospice in New Jersey.
2) Answers - New Jersey's resource for answering home care and hospice regulatory questions.
3) Education - The leader in providing top notch, relevant education for home care and hospice providers.
Find out additional information about membership here.

Home Care and Hospice Association of NJ - Annual Conference and Exhibition
June 15-17, 2016
Tropicana Casino & Resort
Atlantic City, NJ
Exhibitor & Sponsor Prospectus
The 2016 Exhibitor & Sponsor Prospectus is also available for your consideration. Click here for the exhibitor/sponsorship forms for more details.
 
Special thanks to our sponsors:

CHAP, Inc. - Premier Conference Sponsor
BAYADA Home Health Care - Conference Tote Sponsor
Aetna & Brach Eichler - Lunch Sponsor
McCarter & English, LLP - Cocktail Reception
Meridian At Home - Continental Breakfast Day 1 with Travel Mug
Preferred Home Health Care & Nursing Services - Conference Program
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. - Name Badge Sponsor
Enterprise Fleet Management - Opening Keynote
AtlantiCare HealthCare At Home - Charging Station Sponsor
Barnabas Health Home Care-Essex - Refreshment Break Sponsor
Holy Redeemer Home Care - Hotel Key Card

Break-out Sessions Sponsors:
Ascend Hospice
Patient Care
Senior Bridge

While at the conference, please visit our vendor booths:

Axxess
BlackTree Healthcare Consulting
Brach Eichler LLC
CellTrak Technologies, Inc.
CHAP
Enclara Pharmacia
Enterprise Fleet Management
Home Care Foundation of NJ
NJ Home Care and Hospice Political Action Committee
Horizon NJ Health
Kinnser Software
LifeStation, Inc.
Maven Medical
McBee Associates, Inc.
Medline Industries, Inc.
Mom's Meals NourishCare
NJ Long-Term Care Ombudsman
Philips Telehealth and Telecare
Sandata Technologies
SigmaCare
Simione Healthcare Consultants
WellCare Health Plans

NJ Home Care and Hospice PAC Golf Outing – Annual Conference 
June 15, 2016 @ 1:00
What better way to kick off our 2016 Home Care & Hospice Association Annual Conference with a round of golf in support of the Home Care & Hospice PAC. Start forming your four-some’s today!
Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Club
401 South New York Road

Galloway, NJ 08205
Click here for more information.
NJ Home Care and Hospice of NJ PAC Networking Event – Annual Conference - RiRa, Tropicana Hotel 
June 15, 2016
Tropicana Casino & Resort
Atlantic City, NJ
Just as other professions have recognized the critical importance of political action committees, homecare and hospice professionals also have too much at stake to commit anything less than 100% to our political efforts. Support the legislators who support us! The NJ Home Care and Hospice Political Action Committee (NJHCH PAC) supports candidates who are receptive to homecare and hospice issues, regardless of their political affiliationClick here for more information.   

News
Study Proves Home Health Care Decreases Hospital Readmissions
Association shows how the Medicare Home Health services you provide can dramatically decrease rates of hospital readmissions. Not only does the study show a direct link between home health care and lower 30-day hospital readmission rates, but it suggests Medicare could save roughly $7 million annually just by ensuring those patients who receive a recommendation of home health care follow-through on their doctor's wishes.  Read the report here and press coverage from 101.5 here.
Association President and CEO Chrissy Buteas Letter to the Editor Published on Advance Care Planning
Discuss end-of-life decisions with loved ones
Starting next year, however, Medicare beneficiaries can have an added layer of security that their wishes will be known by their physicians and other health care providers. Beginning Jan. 1, Medicare will pay for advance care planning discussions with a doctor or qualified non-physician practitioner, such as a nurse practitioner or physician’s assistant.
Read more here.