CHCA 2016 Legal Symposium a Big Success

March 31, 2016

We had a packed house on March 31st at the 2016 CHCA/CCAL Legal Symposium: a discussion of the proposed changes to the Medicare/Medicaid Requirements of Participation, or ROPs. This important seminar included discussions from Fred Miles and Carol Manteuffel of event presenter Husch Blackwell, LP, Lyn Bentley of AHCA, and Annaliese Impink from SavaSeniorCare. There was… Read More

KMGH Channel 7’s Marshall Zelinger Speaks To CHCA PR Committee

March 18, 2016

The CHCA PR Committee, responsible for  creating a strong reputation and public perception of the long term care profession in Colorado through public relations and media outreach, welcomed KMGH Channel 7 reporter Marshall Zelinger this week to discuss story development… and how to pitch a strong story to media outlets. When crafting a story, Zelinger… Read More

District II Day at the Capitol

March 16, 2016

One of the key missions of CHCA is to gain access to elected officials through advocacy and lobbying. Oftentimes, the most effective lobbying for our profession comes from the professionals themselves: Administrators and nurses, who really know and understand the challenges facing Long Term Care in the state, telling their stories is imperative. Taking time… Read More

New Assisted Living Regulations Under Discussion

March 10, 2016

The Chapter 7 revisions work continued recently at the CDPHE AL Advisory meeting. The definition and responsibilities of an AL Administrator were discussed. There is clearly sentiment that the administrators roll needs clarification and additional detail of expectations. The revised regulations will likely require that a designee to be named when the administrator is not… Read More