New White Paper: How Home Care Agencies Can Improve Staff Satisfaction and Retention

Finding and keeping direct-care workers is the greatest challenge home care providers face. Low unemployment and demand for more workers will only drive this challenge forward. But technology can help, by removing burdensome and time-consuming tasks, improving worker safety and allowing caregivers to do what they do best: provide care. Download this FREE white paper […]

Movers & Shakers: Brookdale Names Steven Swain as New CFO

Brookdale Announces New CFO Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE: BKD) has tapped Steven Swain to serve as executive vice president and chief financial officer. Brentwood, Tennessee-based Brookdale is the nation’s largest owner and operator of private-pay senior living communities, as well as a major provider of home health and hospice services. As a company, Brookdale […]

Why ‘Name-Only’ Promotions May Fall Flat in Home Care

Companies across the United States are more frequently trying to recognize and retain their employees by offering promotions that come without raises attached. It may be a popular tactic, but it’s unlikely to work in the home health and home care industries, experts say. “It’s an interesting idea, but it gets really difficult when you […]

HHCN Job Board—Post Your Open Job Positions Today

Find new home health jobs or post your company’s open positions in the home health care business with Home Health Care News. Find state-, regional- and national-level candidates with our platform that covers providers, agencies, operators and industry professionals supporting the businesses of home health care, skilled nursing, private duty and hospice care. Check out […]

ResCare Leadership Refresh Continues with New Divisional President

ResCare, Inc., one of the largest privately held home and community-based health services providers to complex populations in the United States, has continued its recent leadership infusion by hiring a new top executive to oversee its robust Intellectual and Development Disability (IDD) Services business line. Louisville, Kentucky-based ResCare announced on Tuesday that assisted living and […]

Movers & Shakers: McBee Announces Dordick as New President

McBee Looks Internally for New President McBee Associates has a new—but familiar—incoming president to help guide the health care services and consulting firm as it adapts to a shifting value-driven landscape and new payment models for post-acute spaces. Executive Vice President Mike Dordick has been promoted to president of the Wayne, Pennsylvania-based McBee, the firm […]

WSJ: As America’s Unpaid Caregiver Network Shrinks, Challenges Add Up

When a professional home health agency isn’t an option, family and other unpaid caregivers are often asked to pick up the slack. It’s estimated that more than 34 million people in the United States provide unpaid care to individuals 50 and older. The economic impact of those services is far from trivial. Indeed, unpaid caregivers—largely […]

HHCN Chicago Summit—Limited Tickets Remain

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. This event will sell out in the next few weeks. There are limited tickets still available […]

Home Care Providers Shine In ‘Great Place to Work’ Certification Phase

When Fortune magazine publishes the first-ever “Best Workplaces in Aging Services” list, don’t be surprised if the at-home care sector has a good showing. To be considered for inclusion, home health and other senior care providers—such as assisted living and skilled nursing companies—had to complete an initial process by June 18, to become “certified.” With […]