All providers should reach out to the State Representatives and State Senators where you reside and operate services. Bring information on your agency, the informational sheets below, and talking points. Be sure to tell TAHC&H about a legislative visit!
2017 State Legislative Priorities
Support Access to Community Care
Support Access to Home Therapy for Kids
Support Access to Private Duty Nursing
Support the Electronic Visit Verification Rider
About Home Care
Get tips below on how to be an effective grassroot advocate!
It is so easy to call your legislators today! Ask for the staffer in charge of health policy.
Write legislators to fully fund home care
Call to take action on community care funding
Call to take action on therapy cuts
Read about current legislation affecting home care & hospice.
Bills of interest (as of 3/17/17)
Testify at key committee hearings to speak directly to lawmakers tasked with formulating health policy and appropriating funds for Medicaid services. The templates and video archives below will be helpful in developing your testimony and ensuring a cohesive message.
Upcoming: Appropriations Public Testimony
Archive of Senate Finance Hearings
Archive of Senate Health & Human Services Hearings
Template for Pediatric Therapy Testimony
Template for Community Care Testimony