DALLAS, (October 23, 2020)—John Olajide, founder and CEO of Axxess, a technology innovator for health care a home, has been elected to the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) Board of Directors. His election to a three-year term beginning Jan. 1, 2021, was announced during the 2020 Home Care and Hospice Conference and Expo.

“I am excited to join other health care leaders who share my passion to ensure the future of care is in the home,” said Olajide. “This is a critical moment for our industry and we must engage with public policy leaders to create an environment enabling organizations to thrive as they deliver the most desirable and cost-effective health care. Technology solutions are a vital part of the care delivery process and I look forward to being a champion for the entire industry.”

NAHC represents 33,000 homecare and hospice organizations, along with the more than 2 million nurses, therapists and aides they employ in the United States. The NAHC Board of Directors is responsible for governing and guiding the association to improve the delivery of care at home through advocacy and education. The board consists of 15 directors, including nine elected and six appointed members.