VOICES: Steve Wade, Chairman and CEO, UnityBPO

This article is sponsored by UnityBPO. In this VOICES interview, Home Health Care News sits down with UnityBPO Chairman and CEO Steve Wade to learn how the technology company is enabling clinicians and patients in their Hospital-at-Home care plan, supporting agencies with IT-as-a-Service, why Unity has a soft spot for smaller agencies and how Wade’s […]

How, and Why, to Build a Wound Program of Excellence

For home health agencies, successful wound management is paramount to overall business success. Because wounds are pervasive among home health patients, effective wound management can lead to a healthier bottom line, whether benefiting from higher reimbursements under the Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM), more referrals or the avoidance of litigation. Here is a step-by-step look at […]

Essential Nutritional Tips for Patients with COVID-19

As with many illnesses, good nutrition plays an important role to speed recovery from COVID-19. Smart food choices help to provide the proper anti-inflammatory nutrients needed to support essential bodily processes, improve immunity, and protect against loss of energy and diminished muscular strength. Both macro- and micronutrients are key drivers for a healthy immune response, […]

VOICES: Julia Maroney, Managing Director, Simione Healthcare Consultants

This article is sponsored by Simione Healthcare Consultants. In this VOICES interview, Home Health Care News sits down with Simione Healthcare Consultants Managing Director Julia Maroney to learn the road that clinicians take to become business managers, starting with education, training and mentoring — and how Simione can help them get there. Home Health Care […]

3 Key Questions That Impact Home-based Care Providers in Hospital-at-Home

With COVID-19 increasing capacity challenges in hospitals while also making patients wary of entering, U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) continues to expand its hospital-at-home waiver program, designed to give hospitals regulatory flexibilities to treat certain patients within their own homes. Health systems and hospitals are driving this process, but they do benefit […]

4 Enhancements to the Employee Retention Credit in 2021

When the coronavirus became a global pandemic in March of 2020, Congress responded with the CARES Act, one of several major pieces of legislation designed to bring COVID-19 relief to employers across the nation. Included in the act was the Employee Retention Credit (ERC), a fully refundable tax credit employers can use to help keep […]

VOICES: Bill Miller, CEO, WellSky®

This article is sponsored by WellSky. In this Voices interview, Home Health Care News sits down with WellSky CEO Bill Miller to learn the full implications of the company’s acquisition of CarePort, how care coordination technology helps home-based care providers succeed in the battle for the home and why “interoperability” is more than just a […]