Why Home Care Disruptors Shouldn’t ‘Throw The Baby Out With The Bathwater’

Launched in May, Family Directed is the Louisville, Kentucky-based tech-enabled home care provider that’s breathing new life into HomeHero. Co-founded with former Almost Family CEO William Yarmuth, Family Directed is building its business in the name of transparency, hoping to give home care clients more information about the care services they’re signing up for. Unlike […]

Uber Health Eyes Meal Delivery, Caregiver-Driving Partnerships

When ride-hailing companies first came on the scene nearly 10 years ago, they were rarely — if ever — associated with health care. But today, both industry giants Uber (NYSE: UBER) and Lyft (Nasdaq: LYFT) have growing health care divisions that are frequent partners of home-based care providers. In our latest episode of Disrupt, Home […]

NAHC’s Dombi: CMS Putting Home Health Providers Under the Gun

Home health providers are under more pressure today than arguably ever before. The immediate battle remains the Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM), which could pose an 8.01% cut to providers if its assumption-based behavior adjustments aren’t addressed through Congressional action. But there are plenty of smaller skirmishes taking place in the background as well, according to […]