As Home Care Expands, Let's Make It Safer For Everyone Health Affairs
If you live in the United States, chances are you know someone who is receiving or has received care at home. It could be an aging parent or grandparent who ...
MedPAC Recommends Reduction in Home Health Benefit HomeCare
WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 18, 2019)—The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC), released its annual March report to Congress on March 15, ...
Primary Diagnosis Changes Among PDGM's Most Overlooked Aspects Home Health Care News
The Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) is just nine months from taking the home health care industry by storm. By now, operators should have started ...
Getting Post-Acute Care At Home Is Cheaper, But Not Better Than A Skilled Nursing Facility Forbes
A new study finds that post-acute care at home costs Medicare less, but isn't better for patients. We need to learn why.
Intermountain Healthcare expands home care services using technology Health Data Management
The Utah-based health system is leveraging remote monitoring, telemedicine and virtual visits to provide primary care, some traditional hospital-level services ...
Doylestown Police Seek Home Health Aide Charged With Theft Doylestown, PA Patch
Home Health Aid Charged With Theft - Doylestown, PA - Police in Doylestown Township have issued an arrest warrant for a 26-year-old home health aide ...
FirstLight Partners with HNC Virtual Solutions, Launches Telehealth Offering Home Health Care News
To help its franchise owners diversify revenue, expand their client base and fill gaps within the U.S. health care system, Cincinnati-based FirstLight Home Care ...
EL Gray appointed COO of At Home Care St. Louis American
EL Gray was appointed chief operating officer of At Home Care, a home health care agency. She will oversee four offices in Missouri with a home base in St.
Home health saves Medicare money despite higher readmissions ModernHealthcare.com
Home health agencies are more likely to experience hospital readmissions compared to skilled-nursing facilities, but their lower *service* costs still make them a ...
How to Hire a Home Health Care Aide MoneyWise.com
Most people want to age comfortably at home -- meaning more and more families are looking to hire home health care aides to assist with elderly loved ones wh.
Helen Miller, 82, Labor Champion of Home-Care Workers, Dies The New York Times
A home-care worker who believed in the dignity of helping sick, elderly and disabled people, Ms. Miller became a respected union leader.
Editorial: Home health care can be better with technology The Columbus Dispatch
Never mind that technology hasn't yet given us those dreamed-for shorter workweeks or Jetsons-like flying cars and robot maids. For some who can never take ...
States Seek Financial Relief for Family Caregivers The New York Times
Lawmakers in California and at least seven other states want to provide state income tax credits for families that need help with home caregiving.
The Corner Table: The staffing crisis Madison.com
From fine-dining to casual, from the city's downtown to its outskirts, there's a unifying trend for restaurants in Madison: It's tough to find staffing. Corner Table host ...
LETTER: Work of Commonwealth Home Health appreciated | Letters To Editor YourGV.com
I would like to publicly thank Commonwealth Home Health for their services following my recent hospital stays.