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Membership in KCRHCA provides companies a tool to survive difficult times.  Realizing the financial crunch, many companies are experiencing, we have maintained membership dues at the same rate for the last several years. Kansas City Regional Home Care Association offers two (2) types of membership, each of which contributes to the mission of the KCRHCA.

Kansas City's Best Home Care AssociationThe 2 Categories of Membership are:

Members:  Consists of organizations which as their primary purpose provide home care services or products to the sick or disabled in their homes.

    • One agency membership shall be allotted per branch/subunit/location. Organizations with three or more locations (for example) that choose to purchase one or two memberships must designate which locations the membership(s) are for. Membership benefits shall be limited to those locations. Three paid memberships for an organization with three or more locations will allow full membership benefits for all locations.
    • Each agency membership will have one vote at all meetings of the Association.
    • Cost of “Member” category – $200.00 annually

Honorary/Courtesy Members:  Consists of persons or organizations interested in homecare and/or who have distinguished themselves in furthering the purposes of the KCRHCA (not open to direct home care providers).

    • Honorary members are entitled to receive such benefits as may be prescribed from time to time by the Board of Directors.
    • Honorary members can be recommended for by a member agency and are approved by vote of the Board of Directors.
    • Honorary members pay a minimal fee to cover the administrative cost of membership benefits.
    • Honorary membership does not include voting privileges or the ability to serve on the Board of Directors.
    • Cost of “Honorary Member” category – $50.00 annually

Additional Information

      • Kansas City Regional Home Care Association (KCRHCA) “believes that Home Care is an essential element in the continuum of quality health care in the Kansas City area through education, involvement, oversight and networking.”
      • Business meetings are held the third Thursday of each month at 9:00 am.
      • All general meetings with the exception of December are held at the Westwood City Hall, located at 4700 Rainbow Blvd., Westwood, KS.
      • With membership dues, your organization may participate in meetings, educational events, and committee work.  The following committees are active within the organization:
Bylaws Nominating Community Relations
Private Duty Ethics Patient Care Improvement
Social Work Finance Education
Benchmarking Annual Luncheon Hospice• Volunteer Coordinator Sub-Committee

• Pastoral Care/Chaplain Sub-Committee

 

Become a Member

Print and fill out this KCRHCA_Annual Dues Statement 2016 . Then mail it back to us with your membership fee.  Or Sign Up Using Our Online Form and mail us your membership fee. Also, make sure to read the Welcome Letter.

In addition, the organization has:

  • Committed funds to support education and committee support.
  • Provided Home Health Aide classes (six contact hours each) for members companies at a very affordable price.
  • Provided guest speakers on a variety of topics pertinent to health care including PPS, home care information systems, benchmarking opportunities, and annual conference reports.
  • Provided legislative and regulatory updates at each monthly membership meeting.
  • Provided marketing materials including informational brochures.
  • Provided a forum for companies to present ethical issues to an impartial panel for discussion.

 

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