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Welcome to the Home Care Association of Washington 
The Home Care Association of Washington (HCAW) was established in 1968 as a state association dedicated to the support of providers of in home services. For over 45 years HCAW has promoted our members and the quality of services they provide for our communities. In-home services is an umbrella category for health care providers including Home Health, Home Care, Private Duty, and Hospice care services. 


2014 Annual Conference - April 22-24, 2014

The HCAW Annual Conference is the largest gathering in Washington State for professionals in the in-home services industry.  The conference is designed to address the needs of administrators, nurse managers, nurses, medical directors, clinicians, tech staff, and financial/billing managers representing home health, home care, and hospice facilities. 

Arnie Cisneros, PT, our keynote speaker, will present on “Healthcare Reform and the Effects on Community Care”— a program focused on how Healthcare Reform affects us all and will redefine how and where patients receive care services in the future.

Join us for three days of education, inspiration, and fun!  Learn more about our speakers, exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities, and registration by clicking here.





Home Care Manager Certificate Programalt

HCAW has partnered with CAHSAH in the launch of a newly updated online course for home care managers and front line supervisors covering core business operating principles and identifying tools necessary to successfully manage a home care agency.  The goal of the Home Care Manager Certificate Program HCMCP™ On-Demand is to provide attendees with the core management business operating principles and competencies to successfully and effectively operate a home care organization. This program is entirely online through our CAHSAH Portal

The Home Care Manager Certificate Program HCMCP™ is an interactive and intensive educational program, providing leading edge management concepts and skills that are critical for home care managers to know and understand.  This program was designed to accommodate all sections of home care, from private pay to large home care agencies.  There are two modules to choose from; Private Duty or Medicare Certified.

Click here for more information or to sign up today!


Home Care Administrator Certificate Programalt
July 23-25, 2013 - Las Vegas, NV
September 10-12, 2013 - Dedham, MA

The goal of the Home Care Administrator Certificate Program HCACP™ is to provide a supportive learning environment for administrators and senior managers. The HCACP™ will strengthen your competencies to position your organization for success and help you integrate the complexities of quality, compliance, financial management, and strategic performance. The HCACP™ is broken down into a three module curriculum. Each participant will receive a comprehensive manual that is a must-have resource for years to come.  Click here for more information.