HCSSA Administrator Program

November 13-15, 2017 | Houston, Texas

The Texas Association for Home Care & Hospice brings you the most popular workshop of the year offering you the opportunity to receive all of your administrator continuing education in the first two days.  TAHC&H brings you innovative speakers from across the nation to share essential management skills for Administrators, Alternates and upper level management of home care & hospice agencies. Regardless of your experience level, this well-rounded program has all the components you’ll need for success! 


Monday, November 13

9:00am Registration Opens
10:00-10:30am A. Interim Legislative Report
10:45-12:00pm B. Abuse, Neglect & Exploitation*
12:00-1:15pm Lunch
1:15-5:15pm C. HCSSA Regulatory Compliance for Administrators*

Tuesday, November 14
7:30-8:15am Networking Breakfast
8:15-9:45am D. Emergency Preparedness- Disaster Response, Operation Recovery and Resources*
10:00-11:30am E. Department of Labor Initiatives and Refresher on Employment Law*
11:30am-12:45pm Lunch


Concurrent Sessions:
1a. Infection Prevention & Control*
1b.Marketing in Healthcare: The Can You and Can't You Dilemma


Concurrent Sessions:
2a. Security & Data Loss Prevention: How to Prepared for Ransomware & Other Cyber Attacks
2b. Achieving Regulatory Efficiencies*

3:45-4:45pm Concurrent Sessions:
3a. Quality Assessment and Performance Improvement: Closing the Loop on Agency's Performance
3b. Fraud, Abuse & Ethics*

Wednesday, November 15

7:30-8:30am Networking Breakfast


Concurrent Tracks:
Track I: Medicare
- 2018 Home Health Payment and Groupings Model
- Patient Rights and Compliance with Home Health Condition of Participation Rule 484.50

Track 2: Pediatric
- STAR Kids 2017 Update & Partners Acheiving Core Principles

Track 3: Hospice
- Culture & End of Life Practices
- General Inpatient - Guidelines & Utilization Review


Early Rate
(rcvd by 10/17)
Regular Rate
Late Rate
(rcvd on/after 11/10)
Mon.-Tues. Program Mem. $330
NonMem. $485
Mem. $360
NonMem. $515
Mem. $395
NonMem. $565
Mon.-Wed. Program Mem. $410
NonMem. $585
Mem. $440
NonMem. $615
Mem. $480
NonMem. $655
Wed. Only Program Mem. $100
NonMem. $140
Mem. $125
NonMem. $165
Mem. $150
NonMem. $190




  • 3 Day Program: 16 clock hours
  • Mon-Tues Program: 12 clock hours
  • Wed. Only Program: 4 clock hours

Note:  All required topics for first time administrators/alternates are covered in this conference (sessions with *) Be sure to sign up any potential Administrator or Alternate you are preparing for the position.


  • 3 Day Program: 14 clock hours
  • Mon-Tues Program: 10 clock hours
  • Wed. Only Program: 4 clock hours


Social Workers:

    • Mon.-Tues. Program:  Up to 4.75 clock hours
    • Wed. Only Program: Up to 4 clock hours


    HealthCare ConsultLink
    HealthCare ConsultLink
    Kinnser Software
    PPS Plus Software
    Selman-Holman & Associates, LLC
    HEALTHCAREfirst, Inc.
    Healthcare Provider Solutions
    BrooksAcevedo, Attorneys at Law
    DataLogic Software, Inc.
    Juanda's Consulting Company
    Walthall, Sachse and Pipes Insurance