Frontline Honors: Barbara Buttchen, Maxim Healthcare Services

Barbara Buttchen, Registered Nurse (RN) for Maxim Healthcare Services, has been named a 2023 Frontline Honors honoree by Home Health Care News. To become a Frontline Honoree, an individual is nominated by their peers. The candidate must be a dedicated, high-performing frontline worker who delivers exceptional experiences and outcomes; a passionate worker who knows how […]

With Optum Acquisition Pending, Amedisys Continues To Grow Non-Medicare, High-Acuity Care Revenue

Amedisys Inc. (Nasdaq: AMED) continues to make significant process in its high-acuity care business through its subsidiary Contessa Health. The company posted its third-quarter earnings late Tuesday, which highlighted 35% year-over-year growth in the high-acuity care segment. Overall, Amedisys admitted 580 high-acuity patients in the quarter in 11 JV markets. The high-acuity care segment, as […]

Disrupt Podcast #63: Matt Wolfe, Shareholder, Baker Donelson

The 63rd episode of our podcast, Disrupt, is now available! For this episode of Disrupt, Home Health Care News sat down with Matt Wolfe, a shareholder at the law firm Baker Donelson, to chat about the most important legal trends for home health agencies to pay attention to heading into 2023. Listen to this episode of […]

Elevance Health – Formerly Anthem – Has Big At-Home Care Plans

Elevance Health Inc. (NYSE: ELV) is committed to expanding its at-home care offerings as the insurer solidifies its growth plans for 2022 and beyond. By scaling myNEXUS programs around the country, Elevance hopes to be on the right side of health care by giving patients access to services in the most appropriate setting. “Certainly, home […]

Home Care Training Tech: Scale Recruitment and Retention to Increase the Bottom Line

Recruiting and retention are among the most challenging aspects of home-based care operations, particularly in the wake of COVID-19. According to industry research, employee churn increased significantly as a result of the pandemic and continues to present serious operational challenges. As a result, providers are working hard to get their teams back to pre-pandemic strength, […]

Aging Media Marketing Trends Q&A with Johnathan Eaves, Director of Corporate Communications, Axxess

Across senior housing and care settings, the marketing landscape continues to shift along with changing market factors. Through Aging Media Network’s (AMN) annual Aspect Marketing and Advertising Awards program, we recognize the “best of” these efforts each year. AMN is now accepting submissions for the second annual program, aimed to highlight and feature the senior […]

Aging Media Marketing Trends Q&A with Nick Hoffmeyer, VP of Marketing, Broda, Inc

Across senior housing and care settings, the marketing landscape continues to shift along with changing market factors. Through Aging Media Network’s (AMN) annual Aspect Marketing and Advertising Awards program, we recognize the “best of” these efforts each year. AMN is now accepting submissions for the second annual program, aimed to highlight and feature the senior […]

Disrupt Podcast #51: Greg Sheff of Humana Inc.

The 51st episode of our podcast, Disrupt, is now available! For this episode of Disrupt, Home Health Care News sat down with Greg Sheff, interim segment president of home solutions at Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), to chat about how the health insurance giant has continued to solidify a spot in the home-based care space over […]

Disrupt Podcast #52: Lynne Giacobbe of Kendal at Home

The 52nd episode of our podcast, Disrupt, is now available! For this episode of Disrupt, Home Health Care News sits down with Lynne Giacobbe, the CEO of Kendal at Home – one of the most well-established “CCRC without walls” in the nation. During the conversation, Giacobbe explains how Kendal at Home is an aging-in-place pioneer […]