Home Medical Equipment / Respiratory Therapy Council

The mission of the HME/Respiratory Therapy Advisory Council is to:

  • Represent the HME/RT membership by identifying priority needs and recommending appropriate Association services to the Board of Directors, including legislative and regulatory advocacy and education.

  • Foster communications between HME/RT members and the Advisory Council.

  • Promote membership in the Association to HME/RT providers.

Additional information on these issues can be found among Sleep Policy and Oxygen Therapy resouces in AAHomecare’s Advocacy section.


Chairman: George S. Kucka, Fairmeadows Home Health Center, Inc., Schererville, Ind.
Vice Chairwoman: Missy Cross, vice president, homecare division, O.E. Meyer Co., Sandusky, Ohio
AAHomecare staff: Ashley Plauché, manager, government affairs

Council Membership

Any AAHomecare member who is interested in becoming a member of the HME/Respiratory Therapy Advisory Council should contact Ashley Plauché for more information.