No Empty Promises: How Home-Based Care Providers Actually Plan To Use AI

Artificial intelligence is likely to be a society- and business-altering technological development. But, just like the advent of the internet before it, AI’s emergence will undoubtedly lead to as many empty promises from business leaders as it does actual use cases. That’ll particularly be the case in the early innings of AI, which I believe […]

HHCN Continuum: Embracing Technology to Recruit and Retain Caregivers

This article is sponsored by AlayaCare. This article is based on a discussion with Sarah Khalid, Product Manager at AlayaCare and Guillaume Vergnolle, Sr. Data Scientist at AlayaCare. This discussion took place on December 7, 2023 during the Continuum Conference. The article below has been edited for length and clarity. Sarah Khalid: I’m the product […]

Private Equity, AI Likely To Power Home-Based Care in 2024

Home-based care providers have been waiting for the other shoe to drop on dealmaking for a year now. As 2024 nears, that shoe may be finally landing. And, in addition to M&A, genuine AI application in both home health care and home care appears to be right around the corner. Those were two of my […]

For Home Health Providers, Clinician Scheduling Stands Out As Turnover Culprit

Staffing is a universal pain point for home health providers. Specifically, that pain point is about recruiting and retaining talent, and most provider leaders argue that retention is the area their organizations need to focus on. Break retention down even further, though, and you find a main culprit for turnover: scheduling. “[Scheduling] is one of […]

Future Leader: Chase Potter, Vice President Of Professional Services, AlayaCare

The Future Leaders Awards program is brought to you in partnership with Homecare Homebase. The program is designed to recognize up-and-coming industry members who are shaping the next decade of home health, hospice care, senior housing, skilled nursing, and behavioral health. To see this year’s Future Leaders, visit Chase Potter, the vice president of […]

Amedisys Finds New Hospice President From Within; Elevance Health Announces Next CFO

Geoff Abraskin promoted to hospice president at Amedisys Geoff Abraskin has been named the new president of the hospice division at Amedisys (Nasdaq: AMED).  He has been with the company for nearly 15 years. “Geoffrey Abraskin has been promoted to President of the Hospice Division!” Amedisys wrote in a LinkedIn post last week. “Geoff is […]