The National Association for the Support of Long Term Care (NASL) is a trade association representing the legislative and regulatory interests of companies that provide physical, occupational and speech-language pathology therapies; portable x-ray/EKG and ultrasound; health information technology systems; and products such as complex medical equipment, parenteral and enteral supplies, equipment and nutrients; and additional specialized supplies for long term and post acute care settings nationally. The mission of NASL is to represent ancillary service providers and suppliers in the long term and post acute care community on healthcare policy and to advocate for high-quality, cost-effective care.








Thank your Members of Congress for supporting patients and permanently ending the caps on therapy care for America's seniors.


NASL members visit Members of Congress at the conclusion of the NASL 2018 Winter Legislative & Regulatory Conference

2018 Winter Conference Gallery

NASL March Madness Webinar
March 22, 2018 at 2:00pm EDT

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NASL 29th Annual Meeting

October 7-9, 2018
San Diego, California

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NASL awards US Rep. Gregg Harper its 2018 Congressional Leadership Award.  (2/7/18)


Therapy Caps Back on as Congress Delays Action.  “From a patient perspective, the longer the therapy cap with no exceptions process is in effect, it becomes a problem,” Cynthia Morton told McKnight’s.


'Extenders' Package Would Repeal Therapy Caps, but SNF Payment Changes May be Included.  Cynthia Morton calls the therapy cap repeal "pretty exciting," telling McKnight's that she believes there's momentum to end the 20-year old therapy cap problem.  (McKnight's 10/16/17)


Don't miss the great summary from ONC Principal Deputy National Coordinator for Health Information Technology on HealthITBuzz blog about the recent LTPAC Summit with NASL members & key stakeholders. NASL applauds our IT Committee members that have signed the ONC Health IT Interoperability Pledge, too. Read Out of NHIT Week Long-Term and Post-Acute Care Summit. (HealthITBuzz blog, 10/26/17)

At its 28th Annual Meeting, NASL names Leigh Ann Frick, President, Care Navigation Consulting, its 2017 Member of the Year.  (10/16/17)