How to Choose Home Care Software
4/18/2017 Double-booking caregivers. Calling caregivers on Friday afternoon to confirm weekend shifts. Worrying about whether you are in compliance with all of your state and federal regulations like overtime.
HHCN Job Board — Seeking Directors, RNs, LPNs, Physical Therapists and More
4/18/2017 The Home Health Care News Job Board is your one-stop shop for home care vendors, service providers, caregivers, nurses, hospice and more. Find out which companies are looking for fresh talent and if your skills fit their needs. Home health industry ...
Commentary: Aging in place - a budget imperative
4/18/2017 This comes on the heels of the governor's decision to eliminate home care services for seniors at risk of short-term hospitalizations, and repeated cuts to Alzheimer's respite care for family caregivers, during the last biennium. Taken together, the ...
FirstLight Home Care Receives 2017 Best of Home Care Awards
4/18/2017 It offers Companion Care Services, like light housekeeping and laundry, errands and transportation and even visits from caregivers to keep clients company. FirstLight also offers specialty services, such as its Dementia Care, Travel Companion Program ...
Comforting Arms introduces free family caregiver education
4/18/2017 The Family Learning Center is free for family caregivers who provide home care to friends or loved ones who may be suffering from a debilitating disease or who are simply aging and need companion care.
A woman's plight raises questions about the home-care industry
4/18/2017 ... comply, leaving home-care workers underpaid, overworked and unable to take sick time when they need it - and leaving a smear on the reputation of the home-care industry. Home-care recipients are a vulnerable population and need quality caregivers.
Proposed Budget Erodes Critical Services for Seniors
4/18/2017 Advocates for seniors say Governor Dannel Malloy's proposed budget would put Connecticut seniors at risk. According to AARP, the governor's budget would erode seniors' access to vital programs, affecting everything from prescription drugs to home ...
State budget hawks have caregivers worried
4/18/2017 A state budget proposal some representatives thought too extravagant would have provided no funding increase whatsoever for nursing home care over two years. It would have exacerbated the nation's third-worst gap between Medicaid payments and costs.
Many home health care workers lack insurance of their own
4/18/2017 Thompson is part of a large population of home-based caregivers who might be affected by such changes. From 2010 to 2014, about half a million of these workers gained new health insurance through Obamacare, estimates PHI, a New York-based nonprofit ...
Home Care Assistance of Napa Welcomes Brian Wolfe as Operations and Client Care Manager
4/18/2017 As the leading provider of daily care, Home Care Assistance staff is available 24/7 to provide experienced, trustworthy caregivers to help with all home care needs for seniors including transportation, healthy meal preparation, companionship ...