A new year presents new opportunities for both personal and professional growth. As 2017 gets into full swing, it’s prime time for home care companies to look back at their 2016 data to understand how it can help grow their agencies for the future. [Read more…]
Some days it’s difficult to remember all the things you need to do in order to get out of the house and off to work in the morning – make lunches for the kids, sign permission slips, let the dog out, make a grocery list, and brush your teeth. Now imagine you’re an older adult with dementia and you have to remember to take five different medications on different days, some in the morning and others in the evening. Your morning routine is starting to look a bit easier, right?
Home care software offers numerous benefits to home care agencies. From streamlining processes to improving scheduling to increasing caregiver accountability, a quality home health care software system can improve your agency’s services as well as increase your bottom line. But the benefits of a good software system reach far beyond the agency itself. Have you considered what effects your home care software system has on your customers and referral sources? [Read more…]
It doesn’t take successful home care agencies long to realize that operating efficiently is vital to long-term business stability. In lean times, efficiency means that lower overhead provides an important competitive advantage. In good times, efficiency means you reap greater profits. [Read more…]
As the population ages in never before seen numbers, and more families turn to home care agencies for help with aging loved ones, home care businesses are experiencing greater competition as well as intensified regulatory scrutiny. That’s why an increasing number of home care agencies have come to rely on telephony timekeeping systems: they simplify administrative functions and help field staff do their jobs better, all while decreasing the potential for fraudulent activities. In short, telephony timekeeping systems benefit the agency, the client and the client’s family. It’s a win-win proposition. [Read more…]
Benefits come in all size packages—large, small, and anywhere in between. If your agency has advanced home care technology, you’ll likely have some hefty benefits over an agency that isn’t tech-savvy. With home care software, some benefits include less delays in decision-making, an increase in data entry accuracy and improved billing. Here are a few more gifts you can expect to unwrap through implementing home health technology. [Read more…]