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Transitioning Home Care for the Elderly During the Holidays

transitioning-home-care-for-the-holidays

The holiday season is in full swing! Parties are being planned. Holiday visits scheduled. And, family members will most likely be traveling for gatherings in the upcoming days and weeks. December is a wonderful opportunity to spend quality time with the ones we love as we wait to welcome in a new year. For elderly […]

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Hiring a Home Care Professional for the Holidays

Hiring a Home Care Professional for the Holidays

The holidays can be hectic for any family. If you have an elderly family member that requires a helping hand, you may benefit from hiring a home care professional to get you through the chaos and stress this time of year can bring. You can schedule a caregiver for a few hours, a few days, […]

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Client Spotlight: Lou Donaldson

TLC Caregivers

We recently chatted with Lou Donaldson of TLC Caregivers in Pensacola, Florida. TLC Caregivers has been a valued and loyal HomeTrak client since 2003. They started out on the original non-hosted version of our software and upgraded to our current cloud version in August 2015. What prompted TLC Caregivers to upgrade? We knew the legacy […]

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10 Ways to Optimize Daily Home Care Operations

Optimize Home Care

Whether you are a newcomer to the home care industry or you run a seasoned operation that has an extensive client base, there truly is no replacement for organization, if you’re looking to optimize your business. Here are 10 unique ways to increase efficiencies and make the most of your home care business: 1. Commit […]

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How to Stay Up-to-Date with Home Care Using Technology

Using Home Care Technology

You’ve trained your home care providers on how to connect with clients, but have you thought about how much better your business could be, if you were to integrate the latest in home care technology and management software into your already successful operation? The result of doing so will likely boost your business’ bottom line […]

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How to Get Back to the Basics of Your Home Care Business

Basics of Home Care Business

All of the regulations, timekeeping procedures, employee relations issues, and technological advances of the home care industry can pull you away from the core activities required to run a successful venture and take great care of those under your care. To combat this, focus on getting back to basics by providing the best in compassionate […]

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Manual vs. Automated Home Care Operations: Why You Should Switch

Manual vs. Automated Home Care

Even though the home care field represents the perfect example of putting people first, there still exists a real need for better technology and automated systems to improve client experience, profitability, and service levels. With the latest advances in automation comes the real opportunity to improve all facets of the business, while simultaneously making life […]

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How to Choose a Caregiver Supervisor

Choose Caregiver Supervisor

Home care is a challenging, yet rewarding, career. The person who chooses this job path must uphold a high standard of care at all times with each person they help. It’s the job of a caregiver supervisor to ensure quality control for the agency, as well as monitoring individual caregivers who may need extra guidance […]

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What Should Home Care Agencies Post on Social Media?

Home Care on Social Media

Are you using social media to promote your home care agency and connect with your community? If not, now’s a good time to get started! Social media marketing is one of the best ways to brand your company, showcase your expertise in the industry, and create engagement among current and potential clients. Once you decide […]

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5 Tips to Successfully Grow & Scale Your Home Care Business

Grow Homecare Business

Success is interpreted and measured in different ways. If you ask a business owner what the key to success is, you’d likely get a variety of responses. Create both short- and long-term goals with specific deadlines. This will help you track progress and focus on what matters most for your home care agency. When first […]

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