Mr. Simione served as Managing Principal, Simione Healthcare Consultants LLC, prior to his retirement in 2017. He has over 45 years’ experience in the healthcare industry providing home care and hospice organizations with the tools to improve their business performance. Mr. Simione is a keynote speaker for the National Association for Home Care and Hospice (NAHC) and state associations representing post-acute health care. He is a former member of the NAHC Board of Directors and the Home Care Alliance of Massachusetts. He is also a former member of the Finance Committee for the Connecticut Association for Healthcare at Home and past Chairman, Advisory Board, Home Health and Hospice Financial Managers Association. In addition, he has received numerous awards on both a national and state level including being inducted into the Home Health and Hospice Financial Mangers Hall of Fame. Mr. Simione served as past Secretary, Whitney Center Board of Directors, prior to being elected Board Chair.