Committees


  Community Awareness

Chair - Nancy Scheetz, Farmington Valley VNA

  • The Community Awareness Committee creates statewide avenues to increase public awareness and education of home care services.
  Education

Chair - Alyson Blanck, Western Connecticut Home Care

  • The Education Committee works with the Association staff to prepare workshops, meetings and seminars on issues pertinent to home care.

Government Relations

Chair - Susan AdamsMasonicare Home Health and Hospice

  • The Governance Committee is responsible for identification, assessment and monitoring of governance issues.
  Future of Healthcare at Home

Chair - Bill SimioneSimione Healthcare Consultants, LLC

  Hospice & Palliative Care
Chair
- Michelle CodiannaVITAS Healthcare
  • The Hospice & Palliative Care Committee reviews regulatory, legislative and policy issues affecting hospice.
  Policy

Chair - Bree SancaNew England Home Care, Inc.

  • The Policy Committee deals with key issues including home health regulations, CMS public reporting and criminal background checks.
  Quality Improvement

Chair - Melissa GordonVNA Health at Home 

  • The Quality Improvement Committee plays a leadership role in quality issues affecting the home care industry.