Two Owners and Two Employees of Miami Home Health Agency Plead Guilty in $20 Million Fraud Scheme
By publishing announcements about home health fraud, HCAF demonstrates its commitment to honest providers throughout the state by shining a spotlight on the dishonest providers, eager to provide ho…
Why Home Health Care?
Why home health care There are many reasons why people may need health care at home. Some are recovering from surgery or have a chronic condition requiring ongoing care. Others need therapies or assistance with activities of daily living . Many of our clients want to remain in their own homes, surrounded by family and friends because nothing is better than the comfort of home. Not only is home health care preferred by most people, it is also an affordable choice. Trusted team…
What Is The ‘Sandwich Generation’ ? « Alliance Home Health Care
Odds are, if you’re reading this blog, you may be part of this demographic. The “sandwich generation” is the name given to middle-aged people taking care of a child and an older family member They’re the highest stressed demographic. With reason. Studies conclude that between 20% and 50% of the sandwich generation reports symptoms of anxiety and depression , a number much higher than the national average. A result of having to care for a loved one, a child, working a full-time job,…
Home Health Tip: Insulin Administration
If insulin is administered by the home health agency, the reason the beneficiary or care giver cannot not administer the injection should be documented.
What is Home Health Care?
What is Home Health Care Care at home may be appropriate for patients who have experienced an illness, hospitalization or surgery requiring recovery or healing; or who have a new health care diagnosis that calls for a change in daily lifestyle. Our services include: Disease management education for patients and their families Assistance with medications, medical supplies and equipment Therapy services, such as physical therapy, occupational…
Why It Matters: Home Health Testimonial
PFI Western Store PR Manager, Cortney Little-Ash, lives a busy, active life. Tune into this episode of Why It Matters to hear her journey about how a roadblo...
A Parent’s Guide to Home Health Services
Marty Barnes explains the many levels of home health that can be used in the home after taking a child home from the NICU or hospital.
How to Choose a Home Health Aide
Information on how to choose a home health aide before making a hiring decision.
Home Health Tip: Comprehensive Error Rate Testing (CERT) Error
A medical necessity CERT error will be received when documentation submitted for review does not meet the coverage guidelines for the Home Health Medicare benefit.
How to Conquer the Tech ‘Fear Factor’ in Home Health
Wendy Cofran is on the forefront of home health care’s evolution into the digital age. As chief information officer (CIO) of Natick Visiting Nurses Association (VNA), a not-for-profit home health c…
Medicare Releases Physician’s Guide to Home Health Certification
MLN Matters, CMS’ publication for Medicare fee-for-service providers, focuses on Medicare home health certification in a special edition entitled “A Physician’s Guide to Medicare&…
Why Home Health is a Rewarding Career Choice
Epic Health Services recently spoke wiht our talent acquirer to learn about careers in home health, and what makes someone successful in the industry!
How Mobile Technology is Changing Home Health Care
Technology has become ubiquitous in everyday life, and it’s having a major impact on many industries, including health care. Here are four ways home health care workers can take advantage of mobile technologies to make care easier for them and better for their patients. Monitoring Vitals One of the biggest leaps forward in mobile health care technology is the collection of vital signs. One app set to launch in the near future, will be able to measure a patient’s respiration rate, heart rate…
Why There’s About to Be a Boom in Home Health Care
With the number of seniors growing and investors recognizing a need for all kinds of home health care services, the industry is on the brink of major expansion.
How to Pay For Home Health Care Services
An employee or their dependents can receive workers' compensation benefits for an injury or death arising out of and in the course of employment. The employer or their insurance carrier pays for necessary and reasonable medical treatment, loss of wages during the period of rehabilitation and when documented, benefits for permanent disability. In the event that a worker is injured while working for an uninsured employer…
Healthy Aging® Month — 10 Tips To Celebrate
Think it’s too late to “reinvent” yourself? Think again. It’s never too late to find a new career, a new sport, passion, or hobby. September is Healthy Aging® Month, an annual health observan…
How Home Health Can Boost Rehab Services
Rehabilitation services within home health have long lacked consistency, but more recently certain agencies are seeing the benefits of emphasizing and properly training physical therapists. “Before…
What is home health care all about?
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Tips to choose the right home health care services
Mr V Thiyagarajan, MD, India Home Health Care tells us how to select home health care
Top 3 Home Health Care Changes Ahead
After a turbulent year in regulatory proposals for the home health care industry, providers need to be looking to 2018 with fresh eyes on what changes still lie ahead. “2017 was arguably dominated …