There are numerous opportunities to volunteer and serve the Nebraska Asociation of Home & Community Health Agencies (NAHCHA). This most often occurs through committees or volunteer projects. Current NAHCHA committees include:
Agency/Technology/Development Research Committee
The NAHCHA Agency/Technology/Development/Research Committee leads efforts to provide technology and resources for NAHCHA members. Areas of focus will include oversight in ensuring that members have access to tools and information to enhance their professional development, network, and remain apprised of issues impacting home health.
Chair: Kim Carlson
Government Affairs/Reimbursement Committee
The NAHCHA Government Affairs/Reimbursement Committee leads efforts to advocate for members' interests and positively influence public policy efforts on behalf of members at the local, state and federal levels.
Contact: Shaun Meyer
NAHCHA Medicaid Task Group
The NAHCHA Medicaid Task Group works to address and resolve common concerns impacting the home health industry, NAHCHA members, and Nebraska Medicaid clients served by home health agencies, identify possible solutions and offer recommendations to the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). The task group also regularly discusses changes in regulations and processes that affect home health care and offer constructive comments to DHHS.
Chair: Shaun Meyer
The NAHCHA Membership/PR/Newsletter Committee focuses on increasing member involvement and awareness of NAHCHA programs and services in order to maximize the value of NAHCHA membership. The committee also works to increase home healthcare awareness by consumers and stakeholders.
Chair: Carla Trout
Program/Education Committee Description
The NAHCHA Program/Education Committee will focus on developing and offering educational events and programs to support the professional development needs of NAHCHA members.
Contact: Diane Sandall