Quality Business Management

Evaluating a Yearly Rate Increase for Your Agency

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As the New Year approaches, we all find ourselves taking stock of our lives, both personal and business, and evaluating what changes need to be made for success in 2015. For many home care agencies, this means evaluating your care rates and determining what needs to be done to increase profitability. Your yearly rate increase […]

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HomeTrak’s Top Tips for Starting Your Agency’s New Year Off Right!

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The end of one year and the start of another is a popular time of both reflection and renewal. Many people see this time of year as an opportunity to make changes in their personal and professional lives. For some, that means making resolutions to do better and be better in the coming year. For […]

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Be Thankful for Your Home Care Referrals and Manage Them Like a Pro

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It’s that time again to reflect on all of the things you’re thankful for this year. Good friends, supportive family, health, and happiness are at the top of everyone’s Thanksgiving list when gathered around a table with loved ones. It’s also a great time to count your business blessings as well. Your wonderful caregivers and […]

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Avoiding Hospital Readmissions Starts with Efficient Home Care Management

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As the third year of Medicare’s Hospital Readmission Reduction Program goes into effect, penalties for readmissions will be increased and the number of conditions the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) evaluates will be expanded. The CMS estimates that 1 in 5 Medicare patients will be readmitted to hospitals within 30 days of being […]

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Ready, Set, Grow! Knowing What to Measure and How So You Can Grow Your Home Care Business

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If we’ve learned anything about home care agency owners and operators in our time working alongside them, it’s that people come first. Client needs come first, supporting caregivers comes first, and doing everything it takes to run a business day in and day out comes first. What sometimes doesn’t come first and gets left behind […]

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Can Your Management Infrastructure Handle The Latest Increase in the Need for Home Care?

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America is aging rapidly, and when care needs present, most older adults would rather receive care in the comfort of their own homes. However, when care needs present, cost is a factor in the decision making process. Nursing home costs are on the rise, so, in addition to being a least favored alternative to care, […]

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Top Ways to Boost Home Care Business & Increase Sales

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There are definitely slow periods for any business, but usually these periods are temporary and things begin to pick up again. However, when a home care business has stalled for a few months, it’s time to evaluate and take action to help boost sales. Home care consultant Ginny Kenyon encourages agencies to be proactive during […]

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Quality Business Increases Quality of Life

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Quality of life is an important aspect of what your agency delivers to its clients, but did you know that the quality of your agency affects your clients’ lives as well? January is International Quality of Life Month, and it’s a great time to think about how your agency’s quality reflects onto your clients and […]

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Grow Your Home Care Agency with Software that Grows with You!

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What’s the one thing that all home care agencies want when they’re first starting out? Growth! Beginning with your first clients, your goal as an agency is to grow into a successful, sustainable business for both your caregivers and your clients. In this article, the home care experts at Home Care Pulse offer some great […]

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