NEHCC Early Bird Extended!

earlybird2The 5th annual New England Home Care & Hospice Conference and Trade Show will bring an amazing line up of national speakers and exhibitors close to home. You know you’re going to go, so why pay more? Good news! Early Bird rates have been extended through April 10. Join hundreds of home health colleagues, industry experts and the leading home health product and service vendors!

A special group room rate is available at The Radisson Hotel in Manchester until April 27th. Book early! Call (603) 625-1000 or (800) 967-9033 or visit the Radisson’s website.  The room block access code is: NEHC15.

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Early Bird Deadline Fast Approaching for the NEHCC!

Early-BirdThe 5th annual New England Home Care & Hospice Conference and Trade Show will bring an amazing line up of national speakers and exhibitors close to home. You know you’re going to go, so why pay more? Register by April 3rd for Early Bird rates. Join hundreds of home health colleagues, industry experts and the leading home health product and service vendors!

A special group room rate is available at The Radisson Hotel in Manchester until April 27th. Book early! Call (603) 625-1000 or (800) 967-9033 or visit the Radisson’s website.  The room block access code is: NEHC15.

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NEHCC Exhibit Space Running Low!

Have a product or service to sell to the home care industry? Want to get in front of hundreds of agency leaders from throughout New England? Hurry, because exhibit space at the 2015 New England Home Care and Hospice Conference & Trade Show is fast selling-out! The conference will be May 19-21 at the Radisson Hotel in Manchester, NH.

The standard exhibit package ($750 member/$1,150 non-member) includes:

  • 6’ skirted table, two folding chairs, waste basket and identification signage
  • Trade Show attendance for two company representatives ($50 for each additional representative to attend Trade Show).
  • A special reduced registration fee of $200 for each representative to attend the full Conference

Other sponsorship opportunities are also available at the conference.

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Full NEHCC 2015 Brochure Now Available

The full program brochure for the 2015 New England Home Care and Hospice Conference & Trade Show is now available for download.

We look forward to seeing you this May in Manchester.

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NEHCC Speaker Profiles: Helen Riess, MD

Helen Riess, MD

Helen RiessEmbedding Empathy in Healthcare to Enhance the Patient and Provider Experience

Empathic care is closely tied to greater patient safety and patient satisfaction including better health outcomes, clinician well-being, and few malpractice claims. This presentation will highlight novel empathy research that demonstrates empathy can be taught to medical professionals with sustainable behavior changes.

Dr. Riess is the Director of the Empathy Program at Massachusetts General Hospital and Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. Her Empathy and Relational Science Research Team at MGH conducts translational research on the neuroscience of emotions. She is the co-founder, Chairman, & Chief Scientific Officer of Empathetics, LLC.

Registration for the conference is now open. Learn about other speakers at the 2015 conference.

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NEHCC Speaker Profiles: Matt Zavadsky

Matt Zavadsky (MS-HSA, EMT)

Matt ZavadskyHome Health & EMS-Based Mobile Healthcare: Match Made in Heaven, or Shotgun Wedding?

In several communities across the country, emergency medical service (EMS) providers are transforming their care delivery model from the traditional “you call, we haul” model to a Mobile Integrated Healthcare (MIH) model. This presentation will cover how EMS, home health, and hospice agencies can work together to help their patients and each other.

Zavadsky is from MedStar Mobile Healthcare in Forth Worth, Texas, where he has implemented a robust mobile healthcare program in partnership with organizations such as Klarus Home Care and Vitas Healthcare to work on improving patient care and reducing preventable utilization of healthcare resources. He has consulted on numerous EMS issues including high performance EMS system operations, public/media relations, costing strategies, and public policy. He has written a book on the subject (published by Jones and Bartlett) to help other communities implement similar programs across the country.

Registration for the conference is now open.

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NEHCC Speaker Profiles: Robert J. Simione

Robert J. Simione

Robert SimioneBuilding Resiliency in New England Health Care: Improving Home Care & Hospice for the Long Haul

Simione will share his insights on changing delivery systems and reimbursement, while addressing special considerations for agencies who want to achieve a higher level of performance during this time of increasing accountabitlity for all providers.

Robert J. Simione serves as Managing Principal at Simione Healthcare Consultants, LLC with more than 40 years of leadership experience in home care and hospice. He guides numerous national and state initiatives, having served on the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) Board of Directors, and chaired its Advisory Board for the Financial Managers Association. He is a longstanding speaker and contributing author across the country. Robert was a graduate of Villanova University.

Registration for the conference is now open. Learn about other speakers at the 2015 conference.

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NEHCC Speaker Profiles: Amy Boutwell, MD

Amy Boutwell (MD, MPP)

Amy BoutwellEstablishing Shared Expectations with ACOs and Bundled Payment Providers Around Care Transitions and Rehospitalization Avoidance

This presentation will focus on 2015 market forces driving cross-setting collaboration, and the central role that case management professionals and inter-professional teams play in achieving triple-aim outcomes for payers, funders, and organizations.

Boutwell founded Collaborative Healthcare Strategies to pursue work aligned with the opportunities created by the Affordable Care Act, the CMS Center for Innovation, and the Partnership for Patients; specifically, with the goal of engaging thousands of communities across the nation to work across settings and sectors to improve healthcare delivery. Dr. Boutwell is the co-founder of the STAAR (State Action on Avoidable Rehospitalizations) Initiative of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), and serves as a senior physician consultant to the National Coordinating Center for the CMS QIO Care Transitions Theme.

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NEHCC Silver Sponsorship Sold!

Alternative Home Health Care, LLC joins the conference as its Silver Sponsor, rounding out all three three premium sponsorships for the New England Home Care and Hospice Conference & Trade Show. Fortunately, other sponsorships are still available for purchase, as are exhibitor booths.

The NEHCC is the biggest event of its kind in the region, typically with over 400 attendees from more than 100 home care and hospice agencies across New England. Distinguish your company from its competitors by putting your product or service front-and-center at the Conference & Trade Show.

The 2015 conference runs from May 19-21 in Manchester, NH. Registration to attend is also open.

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2015 Gold Sponsor

2015 Silver Sponsor

Alternative Home Health Care<

 2015 Bronze Sponsor

 Opening Keynote Sponsor

 Clear Care

 Honeywell HomeMed

 

 

 

 

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Gold & Bronze Sponsorships Sold-Out

Two of the biggest sponsorships — the Gold and Bronze levels — for the New England Home Care and Hospice Conference & Trade Show have already sold out!

Fortunately, the Silver level is still available, as are a variety of others sponsorships, and space is also available in our popular exhibit hall. Whatever your needs, we’ve got something that fits your budget. Visit the online exhibitor & sponsorship registration to secure your selection today.

The NEHCC is the biggest home care event in the region, typically with over 400 attendees from more than 100 home care and hospice agencies from across New England. Join us in Manchester, New Hampshire May 19 – May 21, 2015.

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