Voices: Gregg Boyle, Chief Executive Officer, PlayMaker Health

This article is sponsored by PlayMaker Health. In this interview, Home Health Care News sits down with PlayMaker Chief Executive Officer Gregg Boyle to learn about his career journey through health care technology, the most critical data points home health agencies need today, and how the specific challenges of the Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) and […]

[Sponsored] EVV: How Agencies Can Prepare Now

Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) will be required in most states by Jan. 1, 2021, some requiring home health care in addition to personal care. The deadline is right around the corner, so agencies need to prepare now.   Agencies have two responsibilities when it comes to EVV compliance: Collect the required EVV data for every visit […]

Voices: John Sozio, Director of Professional Services, MatrixCare

This article is sponsored by MatrixCare. In this Voices interview, Home Health Care News sits down with MatrixCare Director of Professional Services John Sozio to learn about his work in continuous improvement in health care and why the Lean Six Sigma philosophy of continuous improvement, designed for manufacturing, works well in health care. During the […]

Voices: Eric Scharber, Principal, Simione Healthcare Consultants

This article is sponsored by Simione Healthcare Consultants. In this Voices interview, Home Health Care News sits down with Principal Eric Scharber, who leads Exact Recruiting, a Simione Talent Solution, to learn how COVID-19 re-routed staffing approaches devised around the Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM). We also discussed the four most important practices for retention — […]

Voices: David Crist, President, Brother Mobile Solutions

This article is sponsored by Brother Mobile Solutions. In this Voices interview, Home Health Care News sits down with Brother Mobile Solutions President David Crist to learn about Brother’s Hardware-as-a-Service (HaaS) offering and how the company is helping the home health care industry adapt for the future with its PocketJet mobile printing technology — a […]

Voices: Joe Held, Chief Technology Officer, Forcura

This article is sponsored by Forcura. In this interview, Home Health Care News sits down with Forcura Chief Technology Officer Joe Held to learn about his career journey to the world of post-acute care technology, how Forcura is adapting to the new operating landscape under the Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) and the COVID-19 remote workplace, […]

Voices: Geoff Nudd, CEO, ClearCare

This article is sponsored by ClearCare, a WellSky company. In this Voices interview, Home Health Care News sits down with ClearCare CEO Geoff Nudd to learn about how the WellSky platforms gave users a head start on fighting COVID-19, what we might see from Medicare Advantage plans in 2021 to battle the fallout from the […]

[Sponsored] 3 Ways Technology Boosts Staff Safety During COVID-19

Home health and home care have always been decentralized workplaces. They take place, after all, in the home. But in the age of COVID-19, even home-based care administrative offices are going remote. Maintaining staff safety in these times is both crucial and challenging. And it’s increasingly on the minds of operators. “From all three countries […]

[Sponsored] How Telehealth Tools Are Keeping Care Providers and Patients Safe During COVID-19

On Sunday, March 22, when New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York Department of Health announced that in-home caregivers had to be screened for COVID-19 before entering a client’s home, Stacy Marzik of Alliance Homecare immediately wondered how the company would screen its more than 300 caregivers. Marzik is operations manager at New […]

[Sponsored] 5 Ways Home-Based Care Can Lead During COVID-19

The COVID-19 crisis is rapidly reshaping the needs and burdens of our national health system. Not only are the number of confirmed cases rising exponentially, but because of that influx of patients, hospitals are changing the way they intake, care for and discharge patients. As a result, hospitals are more inclined to discharge non-COVID patients […]