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Home care start up

Trying To Decide If You Have The Money For New Home Care Start Up? Feel Like Your Head Is Spinning?

By Ginny Kenyon | Published: May 23, 2018

No one wants to go into a home care start up barely keeping a head above water. It is important to know what to consider before jumping in head first.  Let’s take a look at how you can begin successfully. 6 Things to Consider In Costs Of A Home Care Start Up: It takes tine,… Read the full article >>

Forget About Six degrees Of Kevin Bacon! Become The Kevin Bacon Of Chronic Disease Education

By Ginny Kenyon | Published: May 21, 2018

You have all played the game.  It is fun and everyone how to play six degrees of Kevin Bacon.  Chronic disease management is especially relevant today.  However, chronic disease education is not a priority in many home health agencies.  Let’s take a look at why it is so important. What is Typically Taught: There are… Read the full article >>

software implementation

No More Pulling Out Your Hair! A Home Care Consultant Can Help You With The Software Issues That Make You Crazy

By Ginny Kenyon | Published: May 18, 2018

You are a diligent home care owner.  You went to the sales pitches and weighed the pros and cons.  Now, you feel stuck.  You have either chosen a EMR system and implementation isn’t going well, or you don’t know if you made the right choice.  Maybe, you just want help to make that choice.  Using… Read the full article >>

icd 10 coding

Documentation And ICD 10 Coding: Why They Are The Danny And Sandy Of Home Care

By Ginny Kenyon | Published: May 14, 2018

We all remember wishing and hoping for the ending we got in the movie Grease.  Danny and Sandy coming together in the end and our favorite mismatched couple riding off into the sunset.  ICD 10 coding and documentation work the same way.  They must learn how to work together to become that perfect couple.  Let’s… Read the full article >>

Winning with a home care consultant

Keeping Your Eye On The Ball: Succeed With A Home Care Consultant

By Ginny Kenyon | Published: May 11, 2018

Whether you are a fan of tennis, football, baseball or soccer, keeping your eye on the ball is key.  A home care consultant is in your corner to help you do that. Sometimes, the key to winning the game is to have right coach by your side. Get Back To Basics This world of home… Read the full article >>

Interim Management

6 Remarkable Advantages To Interim Management

By Ginny Kenyon | Published: May 9, 2018

If your home care agency is in a major staff change, this can cause some panic. Losing employees is never easy, whatever the reason. Fortunately, the transition can be smoother with interim management (IM). Reasons For An Interim Change Manager What’s the benefit of management over immediately hiring your new permanent manager? For one, hiring takes time…. Read the full article >>

Chronic Disease Education Teamwork

Conquering Chronic Disease Education Is A Team Approach

By Ginny Kenyon | Published: May 7, 2018

Healthcare today is all about increasing patient satisfaction while achieving quality outcomes and decreasing costs.  Chronic disease education is such a big part in doing so.  You team up with other providers.  Have you noticed that sometimes our own disciplines don’t work as a team?  Let’s look at how a “We Are Marshall” approach to… Read the full article >>

Home Care Consultant

5 Signs You Should Invest In A Home Care Consultant

By Ginny Kenyon | Published: May 4, 2018

Hiring a home care consultant may not be something currently in your mind.  However, if you are struggling, you may want to see if you should.  Sometimes issues are across multiple departments and can be difficult to change.  Take a look at signs you may need a good home care consultant. 5 Reasons You Need… Read the full article >>

ICD 10 Coding

Strategies For Educating Staff On ICD 10 Coding

By Ginny Kenyon | Published: April 30, 2018

Coding education is as important as coding itself. With lots of ICD 10 coding updates, you cannot fall “behind the 8 ball” on staff education. Remember when ICD 10 coding started? Industry experts said all staff, not just coders, needed to learn the new system. Options For Training And Re-training Your Homecare Staff Whether updating on… Read the full article >>

Home Care Consultant

Be Prepared To Hear This From A Good Home Care Consultant

By Ginny Kenyon | Published: April 27, 2018

A lot of things have been written about the positives of a home care consultant.  The knowledge and experience working for themselves and with other agencies can help with all aspects of your business.  Take a look at things you should be prepared to hear from them as well. Four Things You Will Likely Hear… Read the full article >>