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
    Entrust Professional Insurance
    Home Health Systems, Inc.
    Mejias Lindsay Kumar PLLC