Posts about Home Health
Crucial Charge: Attending to Infection Prevention in Home Care
As the number of people diagnosed with COVID-19 multiplies, demand is increasing for home-based care of people affected. Diligent attention to infection prevention and control protocols is vital for those providing home care for patients with COVID-19.
Better Benefits Can Boost Retention for Those Providing Care in the Home
As turnover is an ongoing challenge in home health and home care, agency leaders need to continue seeking creative ways to reward and retain the best members of their teams,.
Optimizing Home Health Outcomes With Better Care Transitions
The movement of patients from one setting or practitioner to another carries high potential for serious complications. We look at how better care transitions can help reduce readmissions and the associated impacts on both the patient and the healthcare organization.
5 Onboarding Best Practices To Boost Quality Care in the Home
It’s no secret that staff turnover continues to plague home health and home care agencies. Learn 5 best practices to boost quality of care in the home.
Top Questions About PDGM’s Impact on Billing & Finance Answered
See the answers to the most frequently asked billing and finance questions regarding the Patient Driven Groupings Model.
Recognizing Home Health Hazards: Are Your Caregivers Prepared?
At the core of home care services is protecting your clients’ safety. From a fiscal standpoint, you depend on client referrals and satisfaction to keep your agency operating. Prioritize client safety and everyone wins, but to do so your caregivers must be able to recognize all the hazards in a visit.
All About Unlicensed Caregivers in the Home
Unlicensed caregivers have a special role to fulfill in home care. They are critically important in helping clients live as independently as possible in their own homes!
The Home Care and Home Health Edge – Part III: Innovative Marketing
In this 3rd and final post of this blog series, we will explore innovative marketing strategies that can drive competitive advantage in 4 easy steps.
The Home Care and Home Health Edge – Part II: Hiring for the “It” Factor
Now that you've sourced candidates which ones do you hire? Do you hire many and expect turnover from a few? How will you screen and make the selection?
How to Attract and Recruit Top Talent for Home Care Workers
Your employees are your biggest asset. Learn how to attract and recruit the top talent for your home health care business.
5 Ways to Improve Your Advance Care Planning Conversation Skills
Studies show that advance care planning conversations lead to fewer hospital admissions at the end of life, increased enrollment in hospice care, and a higher likelihood of the person dying in the setting of their choice.
First Steps in Emergency Management for Home-Based Care
Does your home care organization know the steps to take in the event of an emergency to ensure continued care and maintain the safety?
Developing an Interdisciplinary, Individualized Plan of Care in Home Health Care
Assessment is the first step of the care planning process and begins with collecting, validating, categorizing, summarizing, and interpreting PHI.