Patients in need of care want to be at home and stay at home. Families want to keep their loved ones at home. Delivering a spectrum of care services in the home can and should be the default when someone requires a combination of nursing, therapy, and/or support with daily living. This is a societal prerogative.

Last year, we introduced you to a new mantra: Home Care First. This year, HCA’s Annual conference builds on that foundational concept with a packed agenda of industry and subject-matter experts, innovators, and other allied stakeholders ready to share actionable insights to support the continued prioritization of health care delivery at home, because HOME is where OUR health care lives!

Join us as we reunite in-person for the first time since 2019 in beautiful downtown Saratoga Springs, NY for HCAs flagship signature event offering enrichment in areas of organizational development, leadership, strategic planning, and more—plus networking and a long-awaited, well-deserved celebration of New York’s home care community and its tremendous fortitude demonstrated over the last several years!



Wednesday, May 4, 2022  

Pre-Conference Leadership Intensive - Sponsored by BOLT HEALTHCARE

10:00AM - Noon
Transformational Leadership: 3 Keys to Building Trust During Challenging Times
Dr. Corey Jamison

1:30PM - 4:30PM
HCA Annual Corporation and Board of Directors Meeting (Members Only)

4:30PM - 6:00PM
Welcome Reception

Thursday, May 5, 2022


8:30AM - 9:30AM
Taking Control of the Future of Health Care at Home - The National Blueprint for Change
Ken Albert, RN, Esq., President & CEO, Androscoggin Home Healthcare and Hospice, Chair, NAHC Board of Directors

 9:30AM - 10:30AM
Change the Culture of Care; Strategies to Recruit, Engage, & Retain Today's Frontline Workforce
Melissa Mann, Director of Compliance & Strategic Initiatives, MissionCare Collective

10:30AM - 11:00AM
Extended Break with Exhibitors

11:00AM - 12:00PM
Morning Concurrent Sessions

12:00PM - 1:30PM
2022 HCA Home Care Awards Luncheon

1:30PM - 2:15PM
Desserts with Exhibitors

2:15PM - 3:15PM
Afternoon Concurrent Sessions

3:30PM - 4:30PM
Building Caregiver Resilience: A Framework for Care
Dr. Aaron Blight, Founder, Caregiving Kinetics

4:30PM - 8:00PM
Dinner on Your Own

8:00PM - 10:00PM
HCA's Reunion Party!

Friday, May 6, 2022

8:00AM - 9:00AM
HCA Town Hall Meeting and Breakfast

 9:15AM - 10:15AM
President's Address - Home is Where OUR Health Care Lives
Al Cardillo, LMSW, President and CEO, Home Care Association of New York State

10:15AM - 10:30AM

10:30AM - 11:15AM
Sowing the Seeds of Nursing's Future
Jeanine Santelli, PhD, RN, AGPCNP-BC, FAAN, Executive Director, ANA-NY

11:15AM - 12:15PM
Advancing Nurse Leadership in Home Care: Thoughts from the Field
Moderated Panel 

Closing Remarks & Adjournment 

Please Visit our Website for Detailed Agenda

Online registration for this event has closed, however there is limited space available. Please contact the HCA Office for details at 518-426-8764