Traditions Health Promotes Within For VP Of Operations Role; Interim HealthCare Taps New VP Of Clinical Quality

Traditions Health taps new VP of operations The large home health and hospice provider Traditions Health has named Angela Collins as the vice president of operations.  In her role, she will specifically be responsible for home health branches in Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas. She will also take part in – and oversee – growth initiatives. […]

Former Help at Home CEO Paul Mastrapa To Replace Jennifer Sheets At Interim HealthCare

Paul Mastrapa is replacing Jennifer Sheets as CEO of Interim HealthCare, the company announced Friday. Sheets had served as the president and CEO of Interim since January of 2019. She also served as the president and CEO of Caring Brands International, the parent company of Interim, the U.K.-based Bluebird Care and the Australia-based Just Better […]

Home Health Providers Adjusting Operations To Care For More Clinically Complex Patients

More patients that can be categorized as clinically complex are being referred to home-based care providers. As a response, providers are making moves to ensure that they’re in a position to deliver appropriate care to these patients. Broadly, this trend has been visible to most home health providers for years. It was exacerbated, however, by […]

Choice Health at Home Names New CFO; Interim HealthCare Adds To Its Executive Team

Choice Health at Home appoints chief financial officer Choice Health at Home has named Jeffrey Kreger the company’s CFO.  The Tyler, Texas-based Choice is home health, hospice and rehabilitation services provider. The company operates in 60 total locations across Texas, Louisiana and Oklahoma. Prior to joining the company as CFO, Kreger was executive vice president […]

While Grateful for ARPA Funding Extension, HCBS Providers Worry About Long-Term Implications 

Home care providers likely exhaled a sigh of relief when the American Rescue Plan passed last year, earmarking funds intended to enhance home- and community-based services (HCBS). And they’re once again breathing easier now that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) – through the U.S Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) […]

Right at Home, Interim CEOs Analyze Top Trends Shaping Home Care

Throughout 2021, the home care industry saw M&A heat up while staffing shortages placed pressure on providers. As industry leaders gear up for 2022, they are focused on addressing these workforce challenges and leaning further into dealmaking. From his perspective, Right at Home President and CEO Brian Petranick is optimistic about what the labor climate […]

Help at Home, Interim, CareAcademy Execs Discuss Home Care Staffing Situation

The COVID-19 emergency, vaccination mandates and other challenges have served as a powder keg in relation to the staffing pressures home care providers were already facing. Yet some providers – including Help at Home and Interim HealthCare – have been able to at least partially defuse the explosive situation via dedicated recruitment and retention strategies. […]