Information for THCA Associate Business Members (ABM)
ABM Contact: Gina Muniz,; (512) 458-1257


THCA Associate Business Members:

As mentioned in the December e-mail to all THCA ABM from THCA Business Advisory Committee Chair, Mr. Buddy Parker, thank you for your support and involvement throughout 2017. We have another great year planned with a few changes and additions to enhance your company representatives’ professional networking with THCA’s provider membership, and would like to again share that information with you here.

Your Point of Contact at THCA: Gina Muniz, Director of Business Member Relations can be contacted at the THCA office (512) 458-1257;  Please don’t hesitate to contact Gina with any questions, concerns, ideas, or if you need any assistance.

2018 Associate Business Member Renewals: THCA 2018 Associate Business Membership Dues Statements were mailed out mid-December.  We encourage you to ensure your company has submitted or is in the process of submitting your renewals thus, ensuring your continued exclusive opportunity to network at THCA meetings, events and registration for conferences and conventions; as well as receive information disseminated to THCA membership (ex. Monthly Newsletter, Conference and Convention Registration information for ABM).  If you’d like a copy of your company’s membership dues statement e-mailed to you, e-mail a request to

THCA Website Login Credentials: If you do not have, or need your Personal Login User Name and Password reset, please e-mail a request to


Receiving THCA Membership Information Electronically:  If you are aware of any of your colleagues that are not currently receiving membership information (monthly newsletter, etc.) disseminated directly to their email, please ask them to contact Gina to be added to the company’s membership record and have their personal login credentials assigned.

THCA Education Foundation (THCA-EF) “Call For Presentations”: THCA-EF has extended the “Call For Presentations” deadline to February 1st.  This is your company’s opportunity to share their expertise on topics your clients/potential clients will benefit from.  It not only elevates your company name before long term care professionals, but shows your commitment to their professional development.  Learn more about the “Call For Presentation” process and how to submit a presentation for consideration for any of our hosted events (conferences, convention, region meetings, webinars, etc.) at:

Annual Membership Directory:  Our THCA Annual Membership Directory will again be published by Naylor Publishers.  The Directory is published in two formats.  It is first disseminated in hard-copy to all THCA Provider Operators, Member Nursing and Assisted Living facilities, all Hospital Administrators and Discharge Planners, as well as to all THCA Associate Business Members.  A Digital version is then available on the THCA website for 24/7 access to all THCA Members (using their login credentials).  Thank you to all who have supported this valuable resource tool by way of the various Advertising opportunities available.  Naylor Publication will be in touch with you soon, but if you haven’t heard from them by the end of the month, you can obtain their contact information from Gina.

THCA Region Meetings: THCA Region Chairs are in the process of scheduling meetings with CE approved presentations for attendees.  While “Live” meetings will continue to take place, Region Chairs will be incorporating a few regional “webinar” type meetings to assist members unable to attend the live meetings due to long driving distances.  Be sure your company reps are included in the meeting notifications for the areas they cover by contacting the Region Chair for that area.  Business members are also encouraged to support the region meetings by sponsorship, thus providing your area representative time on the meeting agenda to share information on how your company can assist them.   If you need contact info for the Region Chairs, email a request to either or Megan Reed

THCA Board of Directors Meeting Sponsorships: NEW THIS YEAR! Have your company sponsor a THCA Board of Directors meeting providing two of your company reps an opportunity to introduce/re-introduce your company and the services and/or products offered to enhance LTC directly to the association’s leadership.  20 min. presentation; 10 min. Q&A’s.  Sponsorship: $1,500.  Contact Gina at the THCA office,; (512) 458-1257 to learn which dates are still available and secure yours.

Partnerships with THCA:  Business members interested in introducing your partnership programs to THCA should contact Gina ( to share your proposal for consideration.

2018 THCA Hosted Annual Events: Mark your calendar with this years Annual Events


Support your long term care clients/potential clients by assisting their hard working Activity Professionals at their Annual Activities Professionals Annual Meeting where they will gather with their peers for an opportunity to recharge while learning and share ideas that will enhance the lives of the residents they serve. Meeting attendees include: Corporate and facility based Activity Professionals staff. Support and Networking opportunities for THCA Associate Business Members will be available through Sponsorship (includes ability to network with attendees + exhibit space in the Resource Fair.

SUMMER CONFERENCE (July 10-13, 2017, San Antonio)

Please note that we have combined the Spring Conference with the Annual Summer Conference.

THCA’s 2018 Summer Conference hosts a variety of leadership meetings (THCA Board of Directors Meeting, THCA Board of Directors Work Session, THCA Owner’s Meeting, THCA Committee & Council Meetings); Continuing Education Sessions for LTC Provider Licensed Professionals; and an Attendee Reception. Support and Networking opportunities for THCA Associate Business Members will be limited and available through Conference Sponsorship (includes ability to network with attendees throughout the entire 4 day conference) + exhibit space in the Resource Fair. Associate Business Member Registration opening date TBA. NOTE: Sponsorship/Participation for THCAPAC Fundraising Events (Golf Tournament, etc.) held in conjunction with this conference are separate.

ANNUAL CONVENTION & TRADE SHOW (October 29-November1, 2018, Dallas)

THCA’s Annual Convention & Trade Show is the annual event where all Texas LTC Professionals convene for a week of professional development, various leadership meetings, peer support and networking.

Support and Networking opportunities for THCA Associate Business Members are available through the Associate Business Member Registration which includes a potpourri of networking opportunities. Some of which include:

  • Reception hosted by THCA Leadership (Owners/operators of THCA member facilities) exclusively for convention registered Associate Business Members;
  • Monday evening: Welcome Reception for all convention provider attendees and registered associate business members;
  • Admission to Keynote and any other conference sessions of interest;

Associate Business Member Reservation/Registration will open early this year. More information will be available as details are finalized.

NOTE: Sponsorship/Participation for THCAPAC Fundraising Events held in conjunction with this convention are separate from Convention registration.

We look forward to having your company active again throughout this year! If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact Gina Muniz at the THCA office.