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AAHCM 2022 Annual Meeting
Growing Home-Based Primary Care

Orlando, Florida
Friday, October 28 and Saturday, October 29, 2022
(with pre-conference sessions on October 27)

Call for Speakers (Now Closed) // Keynote Speakers // Hotel Reservations // Exhibitor Prospectus // Rate Sheet

The Home Care Medicine (HCM) landscape has evolved rapidly to become one of the fastest growing healthcare segments, expected to nearly double by 2028. Fueling this incredible growth is an aging population with both complex care requirements and an unprecedented desire to age in place with dignity and comfort. Collaboration across the HCM field is key to meeting the growing needs of this vulnerable population. From primary care to palliative care, social work to supportive care, hospital-at-home to home health agencies and beyond, we must work together to grow HCM and transform the industry for our patients.  

Join colleagues, industry partners, and home care advocates to share insights and inspiration at the AAHCM 2022 Annual Meeting. For more than 25 years the Academy has represented the leaders of medical care in the home, and at this year’s meeting we will explore the incredible potential of home care medicine to improve the lives of patients and transform the healthcare industry.

Be a part of all the ways we can grow together — be at the 2022 Annual Meeting in Orlando!

We’ll dive into evidence-based clinical insights, decipher the evolving policy landscape, examine the latest in population health and health equity, share practice management innovations, and more.

More details coming soon. Registration opens June 1st!

Join us for...

Discover new ideas in home care medicine from industry experts, vendor partners, and inspiring keynote speakers. Plus, you may have an opportunity to earn continuing education credits for your participation! Connect with colleagues from around the globe. Share insights and best practices, celebrate home care’s brightest stars, and participate in special interest groups. Hear from leaders of all backgrounds who are advancing the practice of home-based medical care. From technology to health equity, practice management to talent retention, you’ll find topics to spark your interest.


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Carrie Coumbs
Speaker and Consultant

As an executive in the areas of home health and personal care, Carrie Coumbs has worked alongside acute and post-acute organizations regarding rehospitalization reduction, vendor collaboration, and Skilled Nursing/Hospital at home design and implementation. Ms. Coumbs has an extensive record of establishing executive and C-Suite relationships with health plans, hospital systems, and post-acute care providers on a national scale. One of her notable accomplishments was the launch of a skilled home health program for residents in senior housing communities in the Pacific Northwest. This early intervention of care provided for resident increased length of stay and better quality of life within their new home setting.

Mentoring individuals on the changing landscape of elder care is Ms. Coumbs’ passion. In her spare time, she takes pride in advising young entrepreneurs who are focused on improvements in eldercare and their related groundbreaking technology. Meanwhile, she provides professional consultation for post-acute care providers and those wishing to see improvement and additional affordable options in care management. This passion has taken her to Washington D.C., where she has advocated for seniors and lobbied alongside members of ASHA to then California Senator Kamala Harris’ office as well as Pennsylvania Senator Bob Casey to discuss pending legislation affecting our senior population. Even a pandemic could not stop Ms. Coumbs. In the past year, she was out in the field with facemask on and hand sanitizer at the ready, supporting the in-home teams across the nation while serving as the Senior Vice President of Elara Caring’s Personal Care division.

Having heard the statement “Oh, I wish I had known about all of the services available when my parent was ill, I just had no idea” far too many times, Ms. Coumbs is on a mission to re-educate the aging patient and their family members as they prepare for the care years ahead. Continued advocacy for in-home care providers and their patients drives her to teach professional organizations and groups across the country.

Her previous public speaking engagements have included being an esteemed presenter for the American Seniors Housing Association, Home Healthcare News, multiple in-home care provider conferences, and the Race to Value healthcare podcast, all focusing on the improvement in geriatric care and availability of in-home services.

Ms. Coumbs is grateful for her deep experience with multiple aspects of the geriatric care industry, as without such experience from the smallest elder law practice to the nation’s largest provider of home health and hospice care, she would not be able to so effectively strategize and meet the growing needs of the senior care industry.

Embassy Suites Lake Buena Vista Orlando


Mark your calendar and plan your travel* for the Annual Meeting at the beautiful Embassy Suites Lake Buena Vista South in Orlando, FL.

We can offer a limited number of discounted rooms at the group rate of $154.00 + taxes. Please make your reservations early. This group rate is in effect for 3 days before and after the meeting dates, so why not stay a little longer and enjoy all that Orlando has to offer!

To reserve your room, you will need a valid credit card, however you will not be charged until your stay. You may cancel the reservation with no penalty up to 72 hours prior to your check-in date.

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Your stay includes a complimentary, made-to-order hot breakfast, complimentary evening reception, and access to the onsite restaurant, outdoor pool, fitness center, and much more.


When you exhibit with us at the AAHCM Annual Meeting, we bring the attendees directly to you for dedicated exhibit hours and special events:

  • Meet face-to-face with leaders in home care medicine.
  • Connect with attendees during the networking reception in
    the exhibit hall.
  • Gain insight into home centered care from special-interest
    discussions during lunch hours.

Check out the benefits of being an AAHCM supporter in 2022's Annual Meeting Supporter Prospectus.


Stand out from your competitors and gain visibility by sponsoring at the AAHCM Annual Meeting. Maximize your visibility, increase traffic to your booth, and target specific audiences by taking advantage of sponsorship and advertising opportunities. Show your commitment to the practice of medicine in the home.

Download the 2022 Prospectus


When you are ready, click here: AAHCM Annual Meeting Exhibitor and Sponsor registration.  If you have questions about becoming an AAHCM Sponsor or Exhibitor, contact us at [email protected].

More details coming soon. Attendee Registration opens June 1st!