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Message from the Chair | June 2024
Message from the Chair | June 2024

Happy June CAHSAH Members! I am thrilled to share the success of our recent Annual Conference & Expo which brought together industry professionals, experts, and industry leaders from all over our great state and country. Our Conference is a testament to the hard work and... Continue Reading

Postedby Elaine Flores
Date posted05/31/2024


Ask Mary | June 2024
Ask Mary | June 2024

What are the requirements in California for a licensed vocational nurse to perform respiratory tasks while employed by a licensed home health agency? In September of 2022, SB 1426 was passed into law. The bill provides that a licensed vocational nurse who is employed by a licensed home... Continue Reading

Postedby Mary Adorno
Date posted05/30/2024


Imposters!
Imposters!

By Elizabeth Hogue, Esq. Approximately one year ago, the FBI and the Department of Justice conducted “Operation Nightingale,” which focused on a scheme to issue fake nursing degrees at three schools. While still operational, the schools issued seven thousand six hundred fraudulent... Continue Reading

Date posted05/30/2024


Capitol Corner | June 2024
Capitol Corner | June 2024

May was another in a long line of busy months in the State Capitol, with the key themes being bill deadlines and the budget. Regarding the budget, the Governor on May 14 revealed his “May Revise” budget which reflects economic factors of the past three months and what ended... Continue Reading

Postedby Dean Chalios
Date posted05/30/2024


UPDATE ON PENDING EMPLOYER SPECIFIC BILLS 
UPDATE ON PENDING EMPLOYER SPECIFIC BILLS 

We are more than halfway through this year’s Legislative Session and we have already seen a lot of action on our priority bills. What follows is an update on some of the key employer related bills that we have been working closely with the California Chamber of Commerce Employer Coalition... Continue Reading

Date posted05/30/2024


State Bill Watch | June 2024
State Bill Watch | June 2024

Bill Number Description Position Location AB 2185 (Jackson D) Employment Agencies: Domestic Workers: Would enact important consumer protections that would prohibit Domestic Referral Agencies from collecting fees directly from home care clients to pay... Continue Reading

Date posted05/30/2024


Federal Bill Tracker | June 2024
Federal Bill Tracker | June 2024

Bill Number Description Location H.R. 547 Rep. Debbie Dingell [D-MI] S. 100 Sen. Robert P. Casey, Jr. [D-PA] Better Care Better Jobs Act: This bill establishes programs and provides funds for state Medicaid programs to improve home- and community-based services... Continue Reading

Date posted05/30/2024


2024 CAHSAH Annual Conference & Expo Wrap-Up
2024 CAHSAH Annual Conference & Expo Wrap-Up

CAHSAH held a very successful and well-attended Annual Conference & Expo last week at the beautiful Westin Rancho Mirage Golf Resort & Spa in Rancho Mirage, CA. The conference kicked off with a hospitality suite on Monday evening hosted by Heffernan Insurance Brokers. This began... Continue Reading

Date posted05/30/2024


Federal Bill Tracker | May 2024
Federal Bill Tracker | May 2024

Bill Number Description Location H.R. 547 Rep. Debbie Dingell [D-MI] S. 100 Sen. Robert P. Casey, Jr. [D-PA] Better Care Better Jobs Act: This bill establishes programs and provides funds for state Medicaid programs to improve home- and community-based services... Continue Reading

Date posted04/24/2024


State Bill Watch | May 2024
State Bill Watch | May 2024

Bill Number Description Position Location AB 2185 (Jackson D) Employment Agencies: Domestic Workers: Would enact important consumer protections that would prohibit Domestic Referral Agencies from collecting fees directly from home care clients to pay... Continue Reading

Date posted04/24/2024


Capitol Corner | May 2024
Capitol Corner | May 2024

Spring has sprung and there is no better illustration of that than what we saw in April in the State Capitol. The last Friday of that month was the deadline for bills to be considered in policy committees in both the Assembly and Senate and sent on to their respective appropriations committees. ... Continue Reading

Postedby Dean Chalios
Date posted04/24/2024


Message from the Chair | May 2024
Message from the Chair | May 2024

Happy May CAHSAH Members! Countdown to CAHSAH’s Annual Conference has begun!! Join us for networking and growth opportunities May 20-23, 2024 at the beautiful Westin Rancho Mirage Golf Resort & Spa in Rancho Mirage, California. Are you as excited as I am to attend CAHSAH’s Annual... Continue Reading

Postedby Elaine Flores
Date posted04/24/2024