Communications & News

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​AHCA/NCAL is at the forefront of the long term care profession, helping to shape the future of care for our nation’s seniors and individuals with disabilities. With this leadership comes responsibility to keep AHCA/NCAL members, the press, and the public informed on important issues that impact long term care.​​​​ 

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  • AHCA/NCAL Requests Remaining Provider Relief Funding Be Released To Long Term Care
    The funding nursing homes and assisted living communities have received through the PRF has been instrumental in helping them survive during the pandemic.
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  • A Strong Workforce Is Essential In Caring For America’s Long Term Care Residents
    During the pandemic, dedicated caregivers worked more than ever before to ensure the safety and wellbeing of their residents.
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  • AHCA/NCAL Issues Statement On Need For Provider Relief Funds To Be Released To Long Term Care Providers
    As Congress continues negotiations on a bipartisan infrastructure framework, long term care providers are concerned about preliminary discussions that remaining Provider Relief Funds may be used as a pay-for in the final agreement.
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  • Long Term Care Must Be Included In Infrastructure Package
    As Congress continues to negotiate a bipartisan infrastructure package, America’s seniors must be prioritized.
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  • August 24 Webinar will Focus on Best Practices for Reducing Health Care Fraud Risk
    HealthCap® and the American Health Care Association are hosting a free webinar on Tuesday, August 24 at 2 p.m.
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  • Recruit on a National Scale with AHCA/NCAL’s LTC Career Center
    The LTC Career Center offers targeted national exposure through the Health Care Career Network by providing visibility on a platform containing nearly more than 200 national and state health care organizations and societies.
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  • The Delta Variant Keeps Covid Infection Prevention a Priority for LTC Managers
    The American Health Care Association’s Infection Prevention and Control in the Post-COVID-19 World online course reviews how COVID-19 spreads
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  • CDC Updates Guidance for Fully Vaccinated Individuals
    The CDC announced updated guidance for fully vaccinated individuals today.
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 Members-Only Newsletters

Capitol Connection
Get the latest on issues happening on Capitol Hill and throughout Washington, as well as AHCA/NCAL events and programs in this biweekly email.

NCAL Connections
NCAL's version of Capitol Connection, NCAL Connections offers the latest on issues happening in Washington, as well as events and programs specifically tailored for assisted living providers.

 ID/DD and NFP Providers

ID/DD Digest
Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (ID/DD) Digest is a monthly publication for ID/DD service providers. Content includes information ranging from events, AHCA’s ID/DD grassroots efforts, AHCA’s ID/DD Committee focuses and work, and other important updates impacting providers and the individuals they serve in ICF/IID and group homes for ID/DD. ​To receive ID/DD Digest, please contact Dana Ritchie.
NFP News
Not for Profit (NFP) News is a monthly publications for NFP service providers. Content includes information ranging from AHCA’s annual Congressional Briefing fly-in event, AHCA’s NFP Day at the AHCA/NCAL Convention & Expo, AHCA’s work with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and other important updates. ​​To receive NFP News, please contact Dana Ritchie.