Connecting Caregivers to Seniors
Remote patient monitoring as a window into the home
WASHINGTON, D.C. (May 10, 2019)—The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released a second set of revisions to Chapter 10 of the Medicare Claims Processing Manual providing...
SUNRISE, Fla. (May 14, 2019)—Interim HealthCare Inc., a national franchisor of homecare, hospice and health care staffing, announced Rakel Nussbaumer as its 2019 Nurse of the Year. Rakel works as a...
How to Protect Home Health Workers from Social & Environmental Risks
Develop a safety plan before sending workers into the field
AGOURA HILLS, Calif. (May 8, 2019)—With just under than eight months until the rollout of the Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM), a recent survey of homecare and hospice leadership found a lot of...
How to Engage Patients and Improve Outcomes with Telehealth
Connect with patients between visits and prevent complications
DALLAS and OMAHA, Neb. (January 29, 2019)—Health care technology company Axxess has announced a partnership with WorldView, a cloud-based document management service provider, for content management...
DETROIT (December 5, 2018)—ComForCare Health Care Holdings, LLC, a provider of homecare, is rolling out private duty nursing across the franchise system. The announcement was made at the company’s...
CHICAGO (December 4, 2018)—myCNAjobs, a recruitment service built for senior care and a free resource for caregivers, announces a new job placement initiative to help American Red Cross-trained...
BOSTON (December 4, 2018)—Mavencare, a homecare technology company, has announced its expansion to Boston. Using proprietary technology, Mavencare screens caregiver applicants, matches families...
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (November 26, 2018)—Nancy Geiger (East Patchogue), director of the Gurwin Home Care Agency, recently accepted the Norma Recco Advocate of the Year Award from the Long Island...
LENEXA, Kan. (October 4, 2018)—WellSky, a health and community care technology company backed by TPG Capital, launched an innovative new solution, WellSky Hospice Applied Insights. According to...
Can More Rehab at Home Save the Health Care System?
Bundled payments demonstrated savings
WASHINGTON, D.C. (July 26, 2017)—The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare—a coalition of home health providers dedicated to developing innovative reforms to improve the program integrity,...
ROSEVILLE, Calif. (January 4, 2017)—Always Best Care Senior Services, one of the leading senior care franchise systems in the United States, announced today that Michael Friedberg and his partner Di...