Who We Are
The Rhode Island Partnership for Home Care is the statewide trade association for organizations and individuals who provide or promote health care and supportive services in the home.
The role of the Partnership is to provide a unified voice in the promotion of standards of excellence in home care and hospice services and to advance the position of home care as an integral component of Rhode Island’s acute care and long term care health system
Founded in 1990 to encourage the development and delivery of quality home care and hospice services throughout the state of RI, the Partnership now represents over 40 organizational members and additional associate, supporting and individual members.
Organizational members include nonprofit organizations, Medicare certified agencies, proprietary businesses, small companies and local affiliates of national organizations. A goal of the Partnership is to meet the diverse needs of its all inclusive membership.
The primary strategies of the Partnership are education; advocacy; and action. Our focus is:
RIPHC believes that the highest standards of patient care and integrity in business practices are the most effective ways to establish and retain public confidence.
RIPHC members strive for quality in service delivery and commit themselves to maintaining the highest of ethical standards.
As the voice for the homecare and hospice industry, RI PHC is committed to ensuring that the culture of the industry is grounded in ethical behavior and fair practices .
IN FURTHERING THOSE BELIEFS RI PHC MEMBERS WILL: