Posts by Erik Prado:

  • White Paper — EVV: What Home Health Care Providers Need to Know in 2018

    Apr 19 2018

    The basic concept of electronic visit verification systems is simple: to log caregiver visits. But providers face a potentially complex route to being in compliance with the 21st Century CURES Act. In the coming months, providers across the country will need to implement EVV systems in order to meet a federal mandate that takes effect Read More

  • Upcoming Webinar: Optimizing Your Sourcing Strategy to Drive Quality Candidates & A Greater ROI

    Apr 18 2018

    Free Webinar April 25, 2018 1 PM Central Click here to register! Every year, home health care organizations spend anywhere from $500-$1,000,000 on job boards only to be disappointed with the candidate traffic or lack of quality applicants. How can you keep up with the all time high demand for caregivers, RNs, and CNAs? Attend Read More

  • Last Call To Register: Improving Home Care Aide Satisfaction and Retention Using Technology

    Apr 17 2018

    Free Webinar April 18, 2018 1 PM Central Click here to register! In study after study, agencies cite retention as one of their most pressing issues. The shortage of home health and personal care aides is acute and getting worse: The number of aides needed will grow by over 40 percent from 2016 to 2026, Read More

  • Home Health Stocks Ride Out Bumpy March

    Apr 17 2018

    March was not as kind to the share prices of publicly traded home health care companies as the the previous few months. Economic uncertainties finally caught up with stocks, causing them to drop across the board during the month, though share prices could bounce back in April in the wake of an announcement from the Read More

  • Career Corner: Four Traits Organizations Look for in a CNA

    Apr 16 2018

    Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) play a vital and versatile role in home care. As a CNA, your main role is to provide care and assistance to patients who might need help in daily activities, such as changing clothes or taking a bath. As more companies post job openings for CNAs within their organizations, here are Read More

  • Upcoming Webinar: Improving Home Care Aide Satisfaction and Retention Using Technology

    Apr 13 2018

    Free Webinar April 18, 2018 1 PM Central Click here to register! In study after study, agencies cite retention as one of their most pressing issues. The shortage of home health and personal care aides is acute and getting worse: The number of aides needed will grow by over 40 percent from 2016 to 2026, Read More

  • Webinar: Optimizing Your Sourcing Strategy to Drive Quality Candidates & A Greater ROI

    Apr 12 2018

    Free Webinar April 25, 2018 1 PM Central Click here to register! Every year, home health care organizations spend anywhere from $500-$1,000,000 on job boards only to be disappointed with the candidate traffic or lack of quality applicants. How can you keep up with the all time high demand for caregivers, RNs, and CNAs? Attend Read More

  • New Home Health Career Opportunities Available on the Job Board

    Apr 10 2018

    Let the Home Health Care News Job Board help you find new job opportunities. You’ll find home health, hospice, nursing and private duty positions with companies across the country. Check often, as new jobs are posted daily. Some current openings from employers include: Home Care Supervisor, RN – Partners in Healthcare Director of Clinical Resources Services – Read More

  • Last Chance To Register: Conquering the Difficulties of Medicaid Billing

    Apr 09 2018

    Free Webinar April 10, 2018 1 PM Central Click here to register Home care agencies find their margins under pressure more than ever before. The growth of managed Medicaid in many states is one driver, as providers must navigate unfamiliar and complex billing systems and at the same time meet high expectations for clinical performance. Read More

  • Free Webinar: Improving Home Care Aide Satisfaction and Retention Using Technology

    Apr 06 2018

    Free Webinar April 18, 2018 1 PM Central   Click here to register. In study after study, agencies cite retention as one of their most pressing issues. The shortage of home health and personal care aides is acute and getting worse: the number of aides needed will grow by over 40 percent from 2016 to Read More

  • Electronic Visit Verification: What Home Health Providers Need to Know in 2018

    Apr 03 2018

  • New White Paper — EVV: What Home Health Care Providers Need to Know in 2018

    Apr 03 2018

    The basic concept of electronic visit verification systems is simple: to log caregiver visits. But providers face a potentially complex route to being in compliance with the 21st Century CURES Act. In the coming months, providers across the country will need to implement EVV systems in order to meet a federal mandate that takes effect Read More

  • Upcoming Webinar: Conquering the Difficulties of Medicaid Billing and Reducing Rejected Claims

    Mar 30 2018

    Free Webinar April 10, 2018 1 PM Central Click here to register Home care agencies find their margins under pressure more than ever before. The growth of managed Medicaid in many states is one driver, as providers must navigate unfamiliar and complex billing systems and at the same time meet high expectations for clinical performance. Read More

  • New White Paper: The Missing Link in Home Care Management

    Mar 28 2018

    The absence of a high-level executive or senior leader is a disruption that can stymie any business, particularly in home health and hospice as providers must constantly navigate evolving regulations. Luckily, forward-thinking providers have a solution: interim leaders. These individuals fill a void in leadership, ensure continuity of operations and bridge the gap from one Read More

  • White Paper: The Missing Link in Home Care Management

    Mar 22 2018

    The absence of a high-level executive or senior leader is a disruption that can stymie any business, particularly in home health and hospice as providers must constantly navigate evolving regulations. Luckily, forward-thinking providers have a solution: interim leaders. These individuals fill a void in leadership, ensure continuity of operations and bridge the gap from one Read More

  • The Missing Link in Home Care Management

    Mar 21 2018

  • Last Call To Register – Surviving an Audit: Growth Without Compliance is Chaos

    Mar 20 2018

    Free Webinar Date: Wednesday, March 21, 2018 Time: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Central Click here to register! With regulatory audits ramping up, how can hospices keep pace with changing regulations and ensure compliance, while managing growth? The ability to demonstrate quality care with complete documentation is key. Yet, many hospices are unable to do Read More

  • New Jobs Available – Visit the HHCN Job Board To View and Apply

    Mar 19 2018

    Let the Home Health Care News Job Board help you find new job opportunities. You’ll find home health, hospice, nursing and private duty positions with companies across the country. Check often, as new jobs are posted daily. Some current openings from employers include: Registered Nurse – CorsoCare Physical Therapist – HealthPro Heritage Certified Nursing Assistant – ComForCare Read More

  • Upcoming Webinar: Surviving an Audit: Growth Without Compliance is Chaos

    Mar 15 2018

    Free Webinar Date: Wednesday, March 21, 2018 Time: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Central Click here to register! With regulatory audits ramping up, how can hospices keep pace with changing regulations and ensure compliance, while managing growth? The ability to demonstrate quality care with complete documentation is key. Yet, many hospices are unable to do Read More

  • New Budget Deal Boosts Home Health Index

    Mar 15 2018

    Home health stocks rebounded throughout February after surviving scares during the beginning of the month and late January, according to the latest Home Health Index from Stoneridge Partners. Amedisys (Nasdaq: AMED) stock prices saw the biggest price jumps, increasing 11.97% last month. Compared to February 2017, Amedisys, based in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, stocks are up Read More

  • Free Webinar – Surviving an Audit: Growth Without Compliance is Chaos

    Mar 12 2018

    Free Webinar Date: Wednesday, March 21, 2018 Time: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Central Click here to register! With regulatory audits ramping up, how can hospices keep pace with changing regulations and ensure compliance, while managing growth? The ability to demonstrate quality care with complete documentation is key. Yet, many hospices are unable to do Read More

  • Disrupt — BrightStar Care CEO Shelly Sun Talks High-End Home Care and More

    Mar 07 2018

    Subscribe to Disrupt, a new podcast from Home Health Care News with your favorite podcast service! iTunes | Google Play   In the first episode of Disrupt, which is brought to you by Homecare Homebase, HHCN Editor Tim Mullaney talked with BrightStar Care CEO Shelly Sun. Sun talked about her previous experience and how it Read More

  • Companies Now Hiring In Home Health, Hospice & More – Apply Today

    Mar 02 2018

    The Home Health Care News Job Board is one of the top destinations for individuals looking for open positions in the home health industry. On the HHCN Job Board, you’ll find home health, hospice, nursing and private duty positions with companies across the country. Check often, as new jobs are posted daily. Here are some Read More

  • Last Chance to Register: Top 5 Strategies For Clinical Excellence

    Feb 27 2018

    Free Webinar Date: Wednesday, February 28 Time: 1 PM Central Click here to register. A problem in home health care is that of matching resources to demands and needs. A resource is the caretaker’s time, and one approach to improving care is to increase the efficiency with which they use that time. In this webinar, Read More

  • Free Webinar: Top 5 Strategies For Clinical Excellence

    Feb 22 2018

    Free Webinar Date: Wednesday, February 28 Time: 1 PM Central Click here to register A problem in home health care is that of matching resources to demands and needs. A resource is the caretaker’s time, and one approach to improving care is to increase the efficiency with which they use that time. In this webinar, Read More

  • Three Strategic Uses of EMR Technology [Sponsored]

    Feb 21 2018

    The entire home health and hospice industry shares the same concerns – regulatory changes, recruitment and retention, competition, reimbursements, financial stability. The list is seemingly endless. Yet while most organizations have the same end goal of tackling these challenges, their approaches to getting there are often very different. This has left many organizations wondering why Read More

  • See The Companies Attending This Year’s HHCN Summit

    Feb 15 2018

    Home Health Care News is hosting its second annual HHCN Summit on Thursday, September 20, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois. The Summit will bring together industry thought leaders to discuss labor challenges, regulatory mandates, the competitive landscape, competition and more. Look who’s attending: Total Triage Homecare Homebase Kindred NIC ACHC ABILITY Network Addus HomeCare Amedisys Kantime and many more! If Read More

  • Last Chance To Register: Top 5 Mistakes Providers Make When Dealing MCO Case Managers

    Feb 13 2018

    Free Webinar Feb. 14, 2018 1 PM Central Click here to register! To succeed today and in the future, home health agencies realize they must increased managed care referrals and revenue. But not all agencies are adept at working with managed care organizations (MCOs), and those that drop the ball are putting their business at Read More

  • Home Health Stocks Rose Prior to Market Volatility

    Feb 12 2018

    Home health stocks rose across the board in January, although companies in the sector are now looking to navigate volatility in the markets. In the largest month-to-month change, Louisville, Kentucky-based Almost Family (Nasdaq: AFAM) saw its stock price rise 4.07%. Lafayette, Louisiana-based LHC Group (Nasdaq: LHCG) experienced gains of 3.84%, with Baton Rouge, Louisiana-based Amedisys Read More

  • Stay On Top of Evolving Home Health Care Regulations [White Paper]

    Feb 12 2018

    Over the last several years, home health care providers have been met with an onslaught of regulations. From the new Conditions of Participation, emergency preparedness rules and even a new payment system, providers have their hands full. To stay on top of evolving regulations without being slowed by cumbersome processes, providers can partner with technology vendors. Read More

  • Upcoming Webinar: Top 5 Mistakes Providers Make When Dealing MCO Case Managers

    Feb 08 2018

    Free Webinar Feb. 14, 2018 1 PM Central Click here to register! To succeed today and in the future, home health agencies realize they must increased managed care referrals and revenue. But not all agencies are adept at working with managed care organizations (MCOs), and those that drop the ball are putting their business at Read More

  • Coming This September: The 2018 HHCN Summit

    Feb 06 2018

    This September, join Home Health Care News for its second annual HHCN Summit, Thursday, Sept. 20, in Chicago. The Summit will bring together C-suite executives, who will offer their take on labor challenges, regulatory mandates, new competition and more. Panelists this year include: David Baiada – CEO, Bayada Home Health Care Paul Kusserow – President Read More

  • Free Webinar: Top 5 Mistakes Providers Make When Dealing MCO Case Managers

    Feb 02 2018

    Free Webinar Feb. 14, 2018 1 PM Central Click here to register! To succeed today and in the future, home health agencies realize they must increased managed care referrals and revenue. But not all agencies are adept at working with managed care organizations (MCOs), and those that drop the ball are putting their business at Read More

  • How To Stay on Top of Evolving Home Health Care Regulations

    Feb 01 2018

  • Free White Paper: How To Stay on Top of Evolving Home Health Care Regulations

    Feb 01 2018

    Over the last several years, home health care providers have been met with an onslaught of regulations. From the new Conditions of Participation, emergency preparedness rules and even a new payment system, providers have their hands full. To stay on top of evolving regulations without being slowed by cumbersome processes, providers can partner with technology Read More

  • Last Chance To Register For Webinar: Navigate Alternative Payment Models In 2018

    Jan 30 2018

    Free Webinar Date: Wednesday, Jan. 31 Time: 1-2 PM Central Click here to register. In order to win with alternative payment models (APMs), Home Health Care providers need to use their data to measure, monitor and manage in the alternative payment landscape. Join experts from BKD, LLP CPAs & Advisors to learn the must haves Read More

  • Free Webinar: Navigating Alternative Payment Models & The Data In 2018

    Jan 26 2018

    Free Webinar Date: Wednesday, Jan. 31 Time: 1-2 PM Central Click here to register. In order to win with alternative payment models (APMs), Home Health Care providers need to use their data to measure, monitor and manage in the alternative payment landscape. Join experts from BKD, LLP CPAs & Advisors to learn the must haves Read More

  • The Six Trends Impacting Hospice in 2018 [Sponsored]

    Jan 24 2018

    Within healthcare, the hospice sector is quickly gaining attention as “one to watch.” With new regulations taking effect and more mergers and acquisitions among providers, executives are paying attention. Learn about the top six trends impacting your hospice operations and patient care in 2018. Download this white paper to learn about: The rise of data Read More

  • Last Chance To Register: How Going Paperless Can Increase Caregiver Productivity

    Jan 22 2018

    Free Webinar Tuesday, January 23, 2018 Time: 1 PM Central Click here to register! If your aides are still using paper to document visits and mileage, you’re missing opportunities to increase the quality of care, reduce costs, communicate in real time, ensure compliance, work more productively and increase staff satisfaction. One hospice provider recognized and Read More

  • Free Webinar: How Going Paperless Increased Caregiver Productivity by 50 Percent

    Jan 16 2018

    Free Webinar Tuesday, January 23, 2018 Time: 1 PM Central Click here to register! If your aides are still using paper to document visits and mileage, you’re missing opportunities to increase the quality of care, reduce costs, communicate in real time, ensure compliance, work more productively and increase staff satisfaction. One hospice provider recognized and Read More

  • Top 2018 Trends For Home Health Agencies [Sponsored]

    Jan 10 2018

    The home health industry is undergoing rapid change, and continues to be a dynamic landscape as agencies grapple with new regulations, staffing shortages and other challenges. On the other hand, emerging technologies are driving many process improvements around the delivery of care, leading to improved patient outcomes and business growth. Discover the top trends impacting Read More

  • Find New Job Opportunities To Start 2018 With The HHCN Job Board

    Jan 04 2018

    If you’re looking to make a career switch early in 2018, let the Home Health Care News Job Board help you out. You’ll find home health, hospice, nursing and private duty positions with companies across the country. Check often, as new jobs are posted daily. Here are some current openings from employers: Account Executive – Read More

  • Free White Paper: Inside the Clinical Manager Role

    Dec 22 2017

    In today’s home health care and hospice organizations, the clinical manager function is critical. He or she supports not only patient care, but also many essential business operations. More than ever, it’s important that the clinical manager is the right fit for handling day-to-day responsibilities, driving the organization forward and providing strong leadership. Finding that Read More

  • How Data is Driving Hospice Decisions

    Dec 22 2017

  • [Sponsored] Accreditation – A New Option for California Home Health Licensure

    Dec 20 2017

    With more than 500 initial licensure applications pending approval in California, home health agencies are being forced to wait up to two years before receiving their license. To help combat this delay, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has given home health agencies the option of working with a CMS-deemed accreditation organization to obtain Read More

  • Free Whitepaper: How Data Is Driving Hospice Decisions

    Dec 18 2017

    What Home Health Operators Need To Know Click here to download. Since 2000, hospice use in the U.S. has soared, with the average length of stay up more than 64 percent. And as use has grown, so too has the availability of hospice-related data. It’s this data that will help drive home health operators to Read More

  • Net Neutrality Repeal Raises Questions for Home Health Tech

    Dec 14 2017

    Thursday marked a major change for the future of the internet and possibly for some home health technologies. The Federal Communications Commission voted 3-2 to repeal “net neutrality” rules that had implemented in 2015. Moving forward, the repeal may affect how home health monitoring will work, with FCC Chairman Ajit Pai singling out this type Read More

  • Home Health Agencies & More Are Hiring – Visit The HHCN Job Board Today

    Dec 06 2017

    Home health agencies and other industry organizations are now hiring. With the end of 2017 quickly approaching, many professionals are thinking about their next career step, and the Home Health Care News Job Board is here to help. Visit the HHCN Job Board to find home health, nursing, hospice and private duty jobs. Some of Read More

  • Inside the Clinical Manager Role: Leadership for Exceptional Team-Based Care

    Dec 06 2017

  • Last Chance To Register: How Home Care Agencies Address Care & Services Challenges with Technology

    Dec 05 2017

    Free Webinar Date: Wednesday, December 6, 2017 Time: 10 A.M. Central Click here to register for this webinar! Today, home care agencies are challenges to continuously improve care quality and report to clients, families and payers to retain and increase referrals. Many have turned to technology to manage the delivery of that care. Two innovative Read More

  • Achieve Optimal Performance with Non-Medicare Payors – Last Chance to Register for Free Webinar

    Dec 04 2017

    Free Webinar Tuesday, December 5 12 PM Central Register here As the managed care payor market continues to grow, home health and hospice providers find it increasingly difficult to get timely and accurate reimbursement from non-Medicare providers. During this webinar, you will learn how to achieve optimal performance and collections results with techniques that streamline Read More

  • New White Paper: Inside the Clinical Manager Role – Leadership for Exceptional Team-Based Care

    Dec 01 2017

    In today’s home health care and hospice organizations, the clinical manager function is critical. He or she supports not only patient care, but also many essential business operations. More than ever, it’s important that the clinical manager is the right fit for handling day-to-day responsibilities, driving the organization forward and providing strong leadership. Finding that Read More

  • Free Upcoming Webinar: Staying on Top of Evolving Home Health Regulations

    Nov 28 2017

    Free Webinar Wednesday, November 29 1 PM Central Click here to register Home health care providers have been met with an onslaught of regulations and proposals over the past several years, presenting numerous operational challenges. In times like these, it can be tough to stay on top of all the changes and remain compliant and Read More

  • How Home Care Agencies Address Care & Services Challenges with Technology – Upcoming Webinar

    Nov 27 2017

    Free Webinar Date: Wednesday, December 6, 2017 Time: 10 A.M. Central Click here to register for this webinar! Today, home care agencies are challenges to continuously improve care quality and report to clients, families and payers to retain and increase referrals. Many have turned to technology to manage the delivery of that care. Two innovative Read More

  • How to be Successful and Achieve Optimal Performance with Non-Medicare Payors – Free Webinar

    Nov 21 2017

    Free Webinar Tuesday, December 5 12 PM Central Register here As the managed care payor market continues to grow, home health and hospice providers find it increasingly difficult to get timely and accurate reimbursement from non-Medicare providers. During this webinar, you will learn how to achieve optimal performance and collections results with techniques that streamline Read More

  • Staying on Top of Evolving Home Health Regulations – Free Webinar

    Nov 10 2017

    Free Webinar Wednesday, November 29 1 PM Central Click here to register Home health care providers have been met with an onslaught of regulations and proposals over the past several years, presenting numerous operational challenges. In times like these, it can be tough to stay on top of all the changes and remain compliant and Read More

  • Boost Your Career With the Home Health Care News Job Board

    Nov 09 2017

    The Home Health Care News Job Board is the one of the best places to find a new opportunity in the home health industry. No matter where you’re located, employers from across the country post open positions on the HHCN Job Board openings within their organizations. On the HHCN Job Board, you’ll find positions ranging from director of Read More

  • CoPs Are Coming: Meeting New QAPI Requirements – Free Webinar

    Nov 07 2017

    Free Webinar November 8, 2017 1 PM Central Register here Home health agencies across the country are working overtime to ensure they comply with the sweeping new Medicare Conditions of Participation (CoPs). The Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement (QAPI) requirements are a major part of this massive new regulatory framework. While the CoPs take effect Read More

  • New Month, New Jobs Posted

    Nov 01 2017

    The Home Health Care News Job Board is the one of the best places to find a new opportunity in the home health industry. No matter where you’re located, employers from across the country post open positions on the HHCN Job Board openings within their organizations. On the HHCN Job Board, you’ll find positions ranging from director of Read More

  • Upcoming Webinar: CoPs Are Coming: Meeting New QAPI Requirements

    Oct 27 2017

    Free Webinar November 8, 2017 1 PM Central Register here Home health agencies across the country are working overtime to ensure they comply with the sweeping new Medicare Conditions of Participation (CoPs). The Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement (QAPI) requirements are a major part of this massive new regulatory framework. While the CoPs take effect Read More

  • Have You Visited the HHCN Job Board Recently?

    Oct 26 2017

    The Home Health Care News Job Board is the one of the best places to find a new opportunity in the home health industry. No matter where you’re located, employers from across the country post open positions on the HHCN Job Board openings within their organizations. On the HHCN Job Board, you’ll find positions ranging from Read More

  • Webinar: Defend Your Data: Encryption & Compliance for Home Health

    Oct 24 2017

    Free Webinar Wednesday, October 25 1 PM Central Click here to register With home health clinicians documenting and sharing data from the field, security is a constant challenge and top priority. An agency’s practices and technology must keep protected client information private and safe, as mandated by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Read More

  • Find Your Next Career Opportunity with the HHCN Job Board

    Oct 19 2017

    As the end of the year approaches, you may be thinking about taking the next step in your career. Home Health Care News is here to help, as our job board has listings available for openings across the country. Whether you want to climb up the executive ladder or become the next director of clinical Read More

  • Free Webinar: Defend Your Data: Encryption & Compliance for Home Health

    Oct 17 2017

    Free Webinar Wednesday, October 25 1 PM Central Click here to register With home health clinicians documenting and sharing data from the field, security is a constant challenge and top priority. An agency’s practices and technology must keep protected client information private and safe, as mandated by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Read More

  • What Are Your Biggest Challenges? [Sponsored]

    Oct 13 2017

    As a reader of Home Health Care News, you’re interested in the issues that affect your market. There are a number of exciting changes coming to the market in the short and long term. At CaptionCall, we are interested in learning more about your biggest challenges and how we might help address them. Please take Read More

  • Have a Listen – 2017 HHCN Summit Audio Files Available To Download

    Oct 11 2017

    Last moth, Home Health Care News hosted the first ever HHCN Summit. The event drew home health industry professionals from across the country for a half day of informative panels and networking. If you were unable to attend or would like to listen again, please click here to download the audio files. You’ll find a Read More

  • How HHAs Can Achieve Defensible Documentation

    Oct 10 2017

    Surveyors, auditors and regulatory watchdogs are keeping a closer eye than ever on home health providers. At the same time, new programs like value-based purchasing, bundled payments and pre claim review (currently paused) are putting new pressures and expectations on agencies. Home health agencies must now do more than simply document the care they’re providing Read More

  • Free Webinar: Stop Feeling Overwhelmed: Strategies to Succeed With The New CoPs

    Oct 04 2017

    Free Webinar Date: Thursday, October 5 Time: 1-2 PM Central Click here to register The revised Home Health Conditions of Participation (CoPs) go into effect on Jan. 13, 2018. Home health agencies will need to address the many changes in the revised CoPs that impact many departments within their agency. The revised CoPs are focused on Read More

  • How Home Health Agencies Can Achieve Defensible Documentation

    Oct 03 2017

    Surveyors, auditors and regulatory watchdogs are keeping a closer eye than ever on home health providers. At the same time, new programs like value-based purchasing, bundled payments and pre claim review (currently paused) are putting new pressures and expectations on agencies. Home health agencies must now do more than simply document the care they’re providing Read More

  • New Positions Available With HHCN Job Board

    Oct 02 2017

    Want to put your organization in front of industry professionals in home health, senior care and private duty? Use the Home Health Care News Job Board to put your organization in front of our thousands of subscribers. Post current openings right now and get them in front of experienced and up-to-date candidates in the industry Read More

  • Webinar: Using Organizational M&A as a Financing Strategy

    Sep 25 2017

    Free Webinar Date: September 26, 2017 Time: 1-2 PM Central Click here to register Many home care and hospice organizations once looked at mergers and acquisitions as a “last resort” move to preserve services within communities. As financial realties and clinical requirements drive the need for greater efficiency, providers should consider mergers and acquisitions in Read More

  • How Home Health Agencies Can Achieve Defensible Documentation

    Sep 25 2017

  • Webinar: Stop Feeling Overwhelmed: Strategies to Succeed With The New CoPs

    Sep 22 2017

    Free Webinar Date: Thursday, October 5 Time: 1-2 PM Central Click here to register The revised Home Health Conditions of Participation (CoPs) go into effect on Jan. 13, 2018. Home health agencies will need to address the many changes in the revised CoPs that impact many departments within their agency. The revised CoPs are focused on Read More

  • Webinar: Beyond Survival Mode: Using Organizational Mergers & Acquisitions as a Financing Strategy

    Sep 15 2017

    Free Webinar Date: September 26, 2017 Time: 1-2 PM Central Click here to register Many home care and hospice organizations once looked at mergers and acquisitions as a “last resort” move to preserve services within communities. As financial realties and clinical requirements drive the need for greater efficiency, providers should consider mergers and acquisitions in Read More

  • Use HHCN Jobs to Promote Current Openings In Your Organization

    Sep 14 2017

    Want to put your organization in front of industry professionals in home health, senior care and private duty? Use the Home Health Care News Job Board to put your organization in front of our thousands of subscribers. Post current openings right now and get them in front of experienced and up-to-date candidates in the industry Read More

  • Webinar: How Home Health Agencies Can Achieve Defensible Documentation

    Sep 12 2017

    Free Webinar Date: Wednesday, September 13 Time: 11:30 AM Central Click here to register To keep business flowing, home health agencies need to do more than just document the care they’re providing. They need to create truly defensible documentation that can withstand tough scrutiny and prove to a variety of stakeholders that the agency is Read More

  • Last Chance: Get Your HHCN Summit Tickets Now

    Sep 11 2017

    The first-ever Home Health Care News Summit is only days away. Have you purchased your ticket yet? If not, click here to buy your ticket. Thursday, September 14, is going to be an exciting half day filled with important home health industry insights. Three panels will discuss various aspects of home health, starting first with Read More

  • Webinar: How Home Health Agencies Can Achieve Defensible Documentation

    Sep 07 2017

    Free Webinar Date: Wednesday, September 13 Time: 11:30 AM Central Click here to register To keep business flowing, home health agencies need to do more than just document the care they’re providing. They need to create truly defensible documentation that can withstand tough scrutiny and prove to a variety of stakeholders that the agency is Read More

  • Promote Your Current Executive & Management Positions with HHCN Jobs

    Sep 06 2017

    Looking to get your organization in front of industry professionals in home health, private duty and senior care? Then use the Home Health Care News Job Board to put your company’s name and jobs in front of our thousands of subscribers. Post current openings today to get them in front of experienced and up-to-date candidates Read More

  • Post Your Open Jobs In Front of Industry Professionals

    Aug 30 2017

    The Home Health Care News Job Board caters to industry professionals in home health, private duty and senior care to help put your company’s name and jobs in front of our subscribers. Post your job today and reach the most progressive and up-to-date candidates in the industry that read HHCN each day specializing in executive positions. HHCN Jobs attracts Read More

  • Webinar: CoPs Are Coming: Meeting New Plan of Care Requirements

    Aug 22 2017

    Click Here to Register When the new Conditions of Participation (CoPs) take effect in January 2018, a new era will begin for home health — and providers need to begin preparing now if they will remain successful and compliant. Among other changes, agencies will need to adapt to significant new requirements related to the plan Read More

  • Webinar: 8 Tips to Keep Your Remote Home Care Workers in the Communication Loop

    Aug 21 2017

    Date: Tuesday, August 22 Time: 1 PM Central Effective communication is always important in the home care industry. But when it comes to remote workers, who likely spend a lot of time in the homes of clients but very little time in the office, a solid communication plan becomes essential. Faced with the challenges of Read More

  • Purchase Now, Space Filling Quickly – 30 Days Until the HHCN Summit

    Aug 14 2017

    We’re exactly one month away until the first-ever Home Health Care News Summit. The event will take place in the heart of Chicago’s beautiful downtown, steps away from Millennium Park. Buy a ticket now to learn more about the current merger and acquisition market outlook for the rest of 2017 and then 2018. Panelists Luke James, Jim Moskal Read More

  • Webinar: 8 Tips to Keep your remote Home Workers in the Communication Loop

    Aug 08 2017

    Date: Tuesday, August 22 Time: 1 PM Central Register here Effective communication is always important in the home care industry. But when it comes to remote workers, who likely spend a lot of time in the homes of clients but very little time in the office, a solid communication plan becomes essential. Faced with the Read More

  • Have You Purchased Your HHCN Summit Ticket for Sept. 14 Yet?

    Aug 07 2017

    Home Health Care News is excited to present the first-ever HHCN Summit. The event, held in our beautiful hometown of Chicago on September 14, will feature speakers and attendees from across the home health industry. Buy a ticket now to learn more about the current merger and acquisition market outlook for the rest of 2017 Read More

  • Webinar: CoPs Are Coming: Meeting New Plan of Care Requirements

    Aug 04 2017

    Date: Wednesday, Aug. 23 Time: 1 PM Central Click Here to Register When the new Conditions of Participation (CoPs) take effect in January 2018, a new era will begin for home health — and providers need to begin preparing now if they will remain successful and compliant. Among other changes, agencies will need to adapt Read More

  • HHCN Summit: Will Record Home Health M&A Prices Continue?

    Aug 03 2017

    In 2016, home health company valuations hit impressive new peaks. A handful of landmark deals on Medicare-certified and personal care occurred last year as well. But will this trend continue? To find out more, Home Health Care News (HHCN) is hosting its inaugural Summit this September 14th in Chicago to discuss industry trends and M&A. At the Read More

  • Free Webinar: Reduce Your Risk – The Basics of Encryption and Compliance

    Jul 24 2017

    Date: Tuesday, July 25 Time: 1 PM CDT Click here to register. Data security in the health care industry is vital. Health care practices must ensure the privacy and security of protected health information (PHI) and electronic protected health information (ePHI), as defined by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Health care providers Read More

  • Will Record Home Health M&A Prices Continue?

    Jul 21 2017

    In 2016, home health company valuations hit impressive new peaks. A handful of landmark deals on Medicare-certified and personal care occurred last year as well. But will this trend continue? To find out more, Home Health Care News (HHCN) is hosting its inaugural Summit this September 14th in Chicago to discuss industry trends and M&A. Read More

  • Webinar: Reduce Your Risk – The Basics of Encryption and Compliance

    Jul 13 2017

    Date: Tuesday, July 25 Time: 1 PM CDT Click here to register. Data security in the health care industry is vital. Health care practices must ensure the privacy and security of protected health information (PHI) and electronic protected health information (ePHI), as defined by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Health care providers Read More

  • Free Webinar: Boost Home Health Outcomes and Profits with Data Analytics

    Jul 11 2017

    Date: Wednesday, July 12 Time: 1 PM CDT Register here. Are you drowning in data or suffering through a data drought? Either situation is troublesome for home health agencies. In today’s challenging times, it’s imperative that home health agencies have accessible, meaningful and actionable data that can help them navigate a successful path to a Read More

  • Upcoming Webinar: Boost Home Health Outcomes and Profits with Data Analytics

    Jul 06 2017

    Date: Wednesday, July 12 Time: 1 PM CDT Register here. Are you drowning in data or suffering through a data drought? Either situation is troublesome for home health agencies. In today’s challenging times, it’s imperative that home health agencies have accessible, meaningful and actionable data that can help them navigate a successful path to a Read More

  • Join Us For The Inaugural HHCN Summit This September

    Jul 05 2017

    Join Home Health Care News for the first ever HHCN Summit September 14 in Chicago. This intimate event will showcase some of the premier leaders in home health care with two panels featuring M&A strategies for 2018 and another panel featuring views insight from the C-Suite.  Network with professional in the home health care space Read More

  • Webinar: Boost Home Health Outcomes and Profits with Data Analytics

    Jun 29 2017

    Date: Wednesday, July 12 Time: 1 PM CDT Register here. Are you drowning in data or suffering through a data drought? Either situation is troublesome for home health agencies. In today’s challenging times, it’s imperative that home health agencies have accessible, meaningful and actionable data that can help them navigate a successful path to a Read More

  • White Paper: Winning in New Medicare Models: Lessons from Encompass

    Jun 28 2017

    Download here Running a successful home health agency requires a dependable revenue stream. Previously, that stream of Medicare fee-for-service reimbursements was steady and largely predictable. That’s no longer the case. In order to thrive today and in the future, home health agencies will need to sail the uncharted waters of alternative payment models (APM). The Read More

  • Winning in New Medicare Models: Lessons from Encompass

    Jun 28 2017

  • You’re Invited To The SHN Summit In Chicago

    Jun 20 2017

    As a valued Home Health Care News subscriber, we’d like to invite you to the Senior Housing News (SHN) 2017 Summit in Downtown Chicago this July 13. Use the code ILOVEHHCN by 11:59 PM on July 1 to take $100 off your ticket purchase as a valued subscriber of HHCN. Buy your ticket here. SHN, Read More

  • Free Webinar: How Home Care Can Seize the $200 Billion Long-Term Care Insurance Opportunity

    Jun 20 2017

    Register Here The Home Care industry is facing an unprecedented challenge: Only 15 percent of future clients will have adequate resources to pay for care with private funds. The gap is growing between the number of Americans needing long-term care and the resources to fund it all. Since Medicare and Medicaid will not be able Read More

  • New White Paper: Measure What Matters for Successful Home Care Management

    Jun 19 2017

    Technology enables home care operators to efficiently track metrics within their organizations, from miles traveled, to visit duration, to receiving care and service delivery alerts in real time. But with all the data available today, it’s important to focus on the right data that ensures care is being delivered at the highest level – and Read More

  • Measure What Matters for Successful Home Care Management

    Jun 15 2017

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