2021 4th Annual 

Private Care Symposium

October 25-26, 2021
Tampa, Florida


About the Symposium

The Home Care Association of Florida's (HCAF) 4th Annual Private Care Symposium is a full-day meeting with tactics, tidbits, and treats for private pay home care providers.

This year's event will begin with a welcome reception on the evening of Monday, October 25, followed by a full day of programs and networking opportunities on Tuesday, October 26.

Please register to join an impressive array of industry leaders and influencers for this one-of-a-kind experience offering updates and insights on a wide range of hot topics and trends.

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The Westin Tampa Bay
7627 West Courtney Campbell Causeway
Tampa, FL 33607

Located in the heart of Tampa on Rocky Point Island, The Westin Tampa Bay offers a waterfront location with both incredible bay views and easy access to the area's attractions.

Save money by booking your stay in the HCAF room block at the $159 per night (plus tax) discounted rate by Monday, October 4!

Self-parking is complimentary and valet service is available at a discounted rate of $12 per day. Hotel amenities include a 24/7 fitness center onsite dining and Starbucks®; free high-speed WiFi throughout the hotel and guest rooms; and guests may reserve beach chairs and umbrellas (based on availability).

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The Private Care Symposium will kick off with a welcome reception on Monday, October 25 at 5:30 PM in Lobby Terrace. The following timeline is the schedule of events for Tuesday, October 26.


TUES • 10.26.21 • 7 AM

Kristen Wheeler, HCAF

Payer Diversification

TUES • 10.26.21 • 8 AM

Kristen Duell, KanTime
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Legal & Compliance

TUES • 10.26.21 • 9 AM

Grant Kindrick, Esq., BBDG Law

Morning Break

TUES • 10.26.21 • 10 AM

Refreshments provided

Lessons in Leadership

TUES • 10.26.21 • 10:30 AM

John Dalton, Optimum RTS


TUES • 10.26.21 • 12 PM

Eat and engage with fellow attendees

Emergency Standards & Compliance

TUES • 10.26.21 • 1 PM

Greg Henderson, Whirks
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Legal & Compliance

TUES • 10.26.21 • 2 PM

Jeff Cohen, Esq., David Davidson, Esq. & Susan St. John, Esq., Florida Healthcare Law Firm

Afternoon Break

TUES • 10.26.21 • 3 PM

Refreshments provided

Legislative Advocacy

TUES • 10.26.21 • 3:30 PM

To be announced

Meet the Speakers

Jeff Cohen, Esq.

Florida Healthcare Law Firm

John Dalton

Optimum RTS

David Davidson, Esq.

Florida Healthcare Law Firm

Kristen Duell

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Greg Henderson

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Bobby Lolley

Home Care Association of Florida

Grant Kindrick, Esq.


Kyle Simon

Home Care Association of Florida

Susan St. John, Esq.

Florida Healthcare Law Firm

Kristen Wheeler

Home Care Association of Florida

Registration & Fees

Register online based on membership status below, or call (850) 222-8967. HCAF members receive a discounted registration rate! To obtain the member discount, log in to your profile before registering.

Registration fees increase by $50 effective Monday, October 11, 2021.

By registering for this event, you are agreeing to our payments, cancellation, and substitution policies.

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Sponsorship Opportunities

HCAF is seeking sponsors for the 4th Annual Private Care Symposium. Gain exposure for your business with one of our sponsor packages. For more information, contact Patti Heid at [email protected] or call (850) 222-8967. Thank you for your interest!

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HCAF is the premier trade association for the Florida home care industry. Founded in 1989, HCAF exists to provide representation, communication, and advocacy for home care providers, and to give them the education and resources they need to deliver high-quality, cost-effective services to patients and clients at home.

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