WASHINGTON, D.C. (October 30, 2019)—On Oct. 28, the House of Representatives approved HR 647, the Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act (PCHETA), legislation that would make...
SAN FRANCISCO (October 30, 2019)—SkyKnight Capital (SkyKnight), a San Francisco-based private equity firm, announced that it has made an investment into AeroCare Holdings, Inc. (AeroCare), a...
AGOURA HILLS, Calif. (October 30, 2019)—Casamba, a provider of electronic medical record (EMR) solutions for home health agencies, outpatient therapy, skilled nursing facilities (SNF) and contract...
WASHINGTON, D.C. (October 30, 2019)—To allow home health agencies to transition to the Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM), which becomes effective on Jan. 1, 2020, The Centers for Medicare &...
PENNSAUKEN, N.J. (October 29, 2019)—BAYADA, one of the nation’s largest providers of home health care, launched a new podcast series for clinicians and patients and families of home health care,...
Billing Strategies to Rev Up Your Workflow Processes Ahead of PDGM
Preparing for revenue shortfalls before the new billing mandate
STAMFORD, Conn. (October 21, 2019)—CareFinders, the fastest-growing home health care provider in the Northeast region, has expanded its footprint in Connecticut with the addition of DanielCare...
DETROIT (October 18, 2019)—The Alzheimer’s Association has renewed its recognition of DementiaWise, a proprietary curriculum of best practices and activities for home caregivers to help care for...
SAN DIEGO (October 15, 2019)—Sepsis Alliance, the nation’s first and leading sepsis organization, announced the launch of The Sepsis Institute (TSI), an online learning platform that provides...
SEATTLE (October 14, 2019)—Mary Suther, one of the founders of National Association of Home Care & Hospice and three-time chairwoman of the group’s board, was honored Monday, Oct. 14 with the...
Supporting Caregivers with Technology
How the right tech enables safer aging in place
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (October 8, 2019)—New research published by the Journal of American Geriatrics Society points to telemedicine as a way to improve health outcomes in older adults. The study reviewed...
Preventing Medication Diversion in Home Health & Hospice
6 strategies for keeping drugs in the right hands—plus ways to spot problems
SAN DIEGO (October 8, 2019)—Cerner Corporation, a global health platform and innovation company, and ResMed, a digital health company, announced a new collaboration agreement to help providers make...
PALO ALTO, Calif. (October 8, 2019)—People Power, a software company for custom-branded consumer services for senior care, security and energy management, launched the Presence Family Care Pack—a...
What Are Old People For?
& other inspiring questions from the SAGE/2019 conference