How to Protect Home Health Workers from Social & Environmental Risks
Develop a safety plan before sending workers into the field
EMS Homecare Addresses the Opioid Crisis
Ohio's Project FORT helps ensure patients receive needed treatment and support
Offsetting the Pain and Limitations of Arthritis
Understand the impact for those between the ages of 18 and 64
BOSTON (August 10, 2017)—Adults age 65 and older who go to the emergency department (ED) for a fall-related injury are not likely to participate in a fall prevention program after being discharged,...
Using Food as Medicine
Nutritional guidance for home health patients
Risk Factors That Contribute to Falls in the Elderly
Tragic accidents are preventable
WASHINGTON, D.C. (July 26, 2016)—The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced 516 awardees in 47 states, Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia to help reduce the risks for...
WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 3, 2015)—The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released an interactive online mapping tool which shows geographic comparisons at the state, county, and...
With longer life spans and aging baby boomers, the growth of today's senior population is unprecedented. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), by 2030 older adults will...
Taking Sure Steps in Fall Prevention
Solutions available to prevent falls in the bathroom and every other area of the house
Explore the variety of over-the-counter options available to sufferers
Increase sales and help improve customers’ foot health by mixing up your HME product offerings
HME footwear is a fast-growing, underserved category
HME providers will see more diabetic seniors in the years to come. Understand the myriad health complications they face to help them stay active and independent.