• The National Association for Home Care’s (Washington) 1999 Annual Meeting & Homecare Expo will be Oct. 9-13 in San Diego. The 1999 conference will feature more than 250 exhibiting companies and a PPS update. For more information, call (202) 547-5050.

The Health Industry Distributors Association’s (Alexandria, VA) annual meeting and trade show, HIDA 99, will be Oct. 8-11 in Chicago.

• Medtrade ’99 will be Nov. 3-6 in New Orleans. Attendees will get the first glimpses of significant technological advancements and innovations. Also, Medtrade Europe, the trade event in Europe that focuses exclusively on the home care market, has been postponed to 2001. The conference was scheduled for April 12-14, 2000. For more information on either Medtrade trade show, call (800) 241-9034.