FAQs

What is AAHomecare?

The American Association for Homecare (AAHomecare) a national association that represents providers and manufacturers of home medical equipment, including respiratory, infusion therapy, and complex rehabmobility products.

What are the different categories of membership?

We have three different types of members: Regular, Corporate Partner, and State Association. Read the descriptions here.

What are my member benefits?

Read the full description here.

How do I join AAHomecare?

If you are interested in joining AAHomecare, click here to access our online application.

How can I make a difference?

As a member of the Association, you have the opportunity to shape policy for the organization by joining a council. Please visit the the Councils page to learn more and to contact staff about meeting dates and times. Open councils include Medical Gases, Home Medical Equipment/Respiratory Therapy, Medical Supplies, and Complex Rehab and Mobility.

How can I contact my congressional office and what should I say?

To contact your congressional representative, go to our Action Center. Visit the Advocacy page to learn how you can play an effective role in communicating with your member of Congress. You'll access tips on talking points, the legislative process, and much more.

Does your government affairs staff help with business management questions?

AAHomecare focuses on legislative and regulatory issues that affect your business and the constituents you serve. For business management questions, we recommend that you confer with one of our Independent Consultants who can assist you in areas such as financial management, public relations, or the legalities of business ventures.

What information is available regarding opening my own home care business?

Your state association will be able to provide state-specific information on licensure and state requirements for opening a business. Search our member directory for your state association's contact information or go to our list of state and regional associations. AAHomecare also offers education teleconferences and webinars which provide regulatory, legislative, and business-specific information to help HME providers streamline their businesses.

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