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Payment, Reimbursement and Quality Lead the Home Care Trends Illuminated at the Northeast Home Health Leadership Summit

Each year, for the past 13 years, home health agency leaders gather in Boston for three days at the Northeast Home Health Leadership Summit. Aren’t we glad this summit was last week and not this week as Boston braces for the blizzard of 2015? Traditionally at this leadership conference, speakers[…]

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For Home Care, Do Not Underestimate the Importance of Collecting and Analyzing Data

“Data are just summaries of thousands of stories—tell a few of those stories to help make the data meaningful,” say authors Chip and Dan Heath. On February 1, you can share your stories with the most comprehensive national study on the private duty home care industry, and you can do[…]

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The (As of Yet) Uncharted Future of Home Centered Care

When it comes to home care, we should all be familiar now with the Triple Aim: improving patient outcomes, reducing cost of care and improving the health of our population. Accommodating this lofty goal, with the influence of federal policies (including the Medicare home health benefit), along with the sea[…]

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Eric Dishman from Intel Offers Insight into the Future of Home Health

Rarely has one speaker had such a command of the past, the current and the future possibilities for home centered care. Eric Dishman has lived with health and caregiving issues most of his life, but he has overcome extreme obstacles and remained true to a quest to make the healthcare[…]

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