For years, home care agencies in New York have followed the 13-hour rule for overnight shifts. However, in 2017, three separate cases threw a monkey wrench into standard agency practices. Learn how New York agencies should approach overnight shifts moving forward.
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Each November, the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) celebrates home care and hospice workers who work tirelessly to provide care and compassion to the patients they serve.
Starting a new business is a challenge in any industry – but as those of us in homecare know, opening a new agency is among the toughest. Here are a few things to consider when you’re opening or expanding a homecare agency.
Avondale Care Group has been with HHAeXchange for a decade, and we’ve truly become a partner in their quest to provide quality care to patients. Hear Avondale CEO Philip Viar and Director of Business Operations Julian Hagmann talk about the value of this partnership, and how it’s helped Avondale grow its business.
A Case Study with Americare Companies’ CIO, Michael Mayer When Michael Mayer, Chief Information Officer with Americare, joined the organization, the company was managing clients and employees with both paper and an older software system for the Licensed Agency. These systems required a tremendous amount of manual intervention which was both labor-intensive and inefficient. As… Read more »
Extensive paperwork, unauthorized claims, incorrect member IDs and billing codes, discrepancies between EVV data and claim data – staying on top of compliance requirements can be a homecare provider’s nightmare.
As the homecare industry adapts to new policies, technologies and member needs, agencies often wonder how they can make processes more efficient and simplify day-to-day tasks to focus on providing quality care.
Running a homecare agency is complex, time-consuming and stressful. There’s not enough time in the day for you to be an expert on wage and hour law in New York, as well. Luckily, we’re here to help make sure you are compliant and nothing slips through the cracks when it comes to wages and hours
As 2017 comes to a close, we have been reflecting on a year full of change and growth. We move into the new year with a lot of unknowns, but recognize the potential of the months to come. Here are a few predictions for what we might see in homecare, and in the health care industry in general.
We get it; you’re busy running your agency. You don’t have time to sift through the many headlines for the latest in homecare news. That’s why we’re taking care of the digging for you, and sharing the top five stories we’ve seen in the industry recently.