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Renew today and continue to enjoy the many benefits WiAHC has to offer! We offer you extensive opportunities to become involved in association activities through networking events, educational opportunities, regional meetings and committees. As a reminder, we have updated our dues structure to advocate for Wisconsin home health care by hiring a lobbyist in 2018.

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Sue Dobson Honored with 2017 Leadership Award

Sue Dobson, of Spooner Health System Homecare, was honored with the 2017 Wisconsin Association for Home Health Care’s (WiAHC) Leadership Award at the annual Fall Conference in Brookfield, WI on November 2. The annual award recognizes professionals who make extraordinary contributions to Wisconsin home care and is presented annually to a WiAHC member or partner. Read more.

January Webinar on Compliance from a Clinician Perspective

Plan to join Teresa Northcutt, BSN, RN, COS-C, HCS-D, HCS for the January WiAHC webinar as she discusses compliance from a clinician perspective. This webinar will cover the difference between regulatory and payment rules, regulations affecting clinical practice, new CoP requirements, and more. Teresa has 35+ years of experience in the home care field, where she has held numerous positions relating to quality improvement, patient education, and program management. She currently serves as a Senior Associate Consultant with Selman-Holman & Associates, LLC.

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 | 12:00 p.m.
Register here

WiAHC 2017 Fall Conference Recap

The WiAHC Fall Conference was another great success! This fall, the conference took place at the Embassy Suites in Brookfield, WI. There were 59 attendees and 9 exhibitors. Our keynote speakers were Teresa Northcutt, BSN, RN, COS-C, HCS-D, HCS-H, Senior Associate Consultant, Selman-Holman & Associates LLC and Mary Haynor, RN, MBA, President and CEO, Horizon Home Care & Hospice Inc. The conference featured an OASIS-C2 track and an Administrative/Quality track. Sue Dobson, of Spooner Health System Homecare was also presented with the WiAHC 2017 Leadership Award.

Read more.

Spotlight on CMS Emergency Preparedness Final Rule: Wisconsin DHS Home Health Toolkit

This month’s preparedness spotlight features the home health toolkit and accompanying workbook from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services’ (DHS).

The toolkit and workbook were developed by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services’ Health Care Preparedness Program, out of the Office of Preparedness and Emergency Health Care in the Division of Public Health. The toolkit provides an overview of the requirements for home health agencies, along with sample templates to be used in planning efforts. The toolkit also features planning worksheets with example questions facilities can utilize to assist with drafting plans and policies. Included in the accompanying workbook are editable tools and templates found in the toolkit.

Download the home health toolkit here. For the workbook, click here. View the DHS Emergency Preparedness Rule page here. For questions regarding the federal regulation for emergency preparedness, DHS recommends contacting your regional healthcare coalition coordinator. View contact information here.

Wisconsin Association
for Home  Health Care

563 Carter Court, Suite B
Kimberly, WI 54136

Executive Director:
Eric Ostermann

Association Director
Amanda Schumacher

Assistant Director
Denise Clason

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