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Dehydration Among Elderly Home Care Clients May Not Be as Easy to Detect as Once Thought 

By Valerie VanBooven, RN BSN, Editor in Chief of HomeCareDaily.com | Mar 21, 2019

According to some new research, determining whether an elderly person might become dehydrated, especially in a care home setting, may not be as simple as once thought. While this research, conducted by the University of East Anglia, is limited to care homes, it’s a good reminder for those who are dependent on home care support services as well. 

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New York Budget Has Home Care Recipients and Families Unsettled 

By Valerie VanBooven, RN BSN, Editor in Chief of HomeCareDaily.com | Mar 20, 2019
New York Budget Has Home Care Recipients and Families Unsettled 

New York Governor Cuomo’s executive budget is proposing to cut $75 million from a program that allows for families to receive care for disabled adults and elderly individuals in need. This is causing many families to be concerned about access to care and whether they will need to move these loved ones into a hospital or nursing home environment. 

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Advertisers Could Utilize Health Data Provided by Patients -at Home or in the Hospital 

By Valerie VanBooven, RN BSN, Editor in Chief of HomeCareDaily.com | Mar 19, 2019
Advertisers Could Utilize Health Data Provided by Patients -at Home or in the Hospital 

Hospitals across country are beginning to employ smart devices in patient rooms. This allows a patient to speak out a command, request, or question and possibly control entertainment such as the television channels, request the assistance of a nurse, or even connect with family and friends who aren’t there with them.  

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Information Is the Key to Helping People Stay Home Longer (with Proper Care) 

By Valerie VanBooven, RN BSN, Editor in Chief of HomeCareDaily.com | Mar 18, 2019
Information Is the Key to Helping People Stay Home Longer (with Proper Care) 

More seniors prefer to remain in the comfort of their home, even if they require ongoing and regular support. Home health care services is one of the best assets in allowing these aging seniors the opportunity to ‘age in place.’ It not only provides a better emotional framework, it is also far more cost-effective than other options, which may include nursing homes or hospital stay

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To Improve Patient Health, Home Care Giant BAYADA Enters Agreement with AmeriHealth Caritas

By Valerie VanBooven, RN BSN, Editor in Chief of HomeCareDaily.com | Mar 15, 2019
To Improve Patient Health, Home Care Giant BAYADA Enters Agreement with AmeriHealth Caritas

Reducing unnecessary costs is one of the crucial steps most businesses will take in order to remain solvent and operational. BAYADA Home Health Care and AmeriHealth Caritas recently announced an agreement to help improve patient health and accountability for the services provided to those individuals at home.

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Illinois Home Care Worker Facing Murder Charges in the Death of an Aging Client

By Valerie VanBooven, RN BSN, Editor in Chief of HomeCareDaily.com | Mar 13, 2019
Illinois Home Care Worker Facing Murder Charges in the Death of an Aging Client

A home health care worker outside of Chicago, Illinois, is facing charges of murdering a 78-year-old client of his. When firefighters responded to a call at a home in Homewood, they discovered an elderly gentleman inside. He had been stabbed repeatedly and it is unclear whether the fire was started deliberately in an attempt to cover up the murder or was a result of some other incident following the attack.

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Home Care Becoming a More Integral Aspect of Long-Term Care Planning

By Valerie VanBooven, RN BSN, Editor in Chief of HomeCareDaily.com | Mar 12, 2019
Home Care Becoming a More Integral Aspect of Long-Term Care Planning

Planning ahead is often promoted as a responsible and reasonable action for most adults to take. When planning for retirement, people are encouraged to invest in their 401(k) (if offered by an employer), stocks, savings, and other investments. While 78 percent of full-time working aged Americans are living paycheck to paycheck (an epidemic in its own right) (CNBC), few of those remaining 22 percent are planning as properly as they can and don’t think there may be any need for long-term care in their future.

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Home Health Care Workers Struggle to Gain Proper Access to Patient Info 

By Valerie VanBooven, RN BSN, Editor in Chief of HomeCareDaily.com | Mar 11, 2019
Home Health Care Workers Struggle to Gain Proper Access to Patient Info 

One of the most important components of doing a great job, no matter what industry or sector a person is working in, happens to be information. If an employee does not have adequate access to accurate information, it can not only slow down the process, but also increase the risk of mistakes or even missing deadlines. 

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Home Care Agency For Sale: Senior Care Safe At Home, Inc. – Sterling, Virginia

By Home Care Agency for Sale | March 19, 2019 | Comments Off on Home Care Agency For Sale: Senior Care Safe At Home, Inc. – Sterling, Virginia
Home Care Agency For Sale

Eight year old privately owned and operated home care agency. We have a licensed in Virginia to provide companion, personal and skilled care services. We also have an active SAM’S registration and are actively bidding on Federal Government Solicitation, we are Medicaid and Medicare Certified and are in the process of becoming a Medicare supplement…

Colorado Springs, CO

By Home Care Agency for Sale | March 7, 2019 | Comments Off on Colorado Springs, CO
Home Care Agency For Sale

Home Care Agency For Sale (non medical Care) Licensed for the State of Colorado Also certified for Medicaid Home and Community Based Services for Elderly, Blind and Disabled – HCBS – EBD Children Home and Community Based Services – CHCBS In Home Support Services – IHSS Service Area includes the following counties: 1. Custer 2.…

RURAL KANSAS HOME HEALTH AGENCY

By Home Care Agency for Sale | March 7, 2019 | Comments Off on RURAL KANSAS HOME HEALTH AGENCY
Home Care Agency For Sale

RURAL HOME HEALTH AGENCY ESTABLISHED 1990. MEDICARE, MEDICAID, BCBS PROVIDER. LICENSED FOR A 100 MILE RADIUS. BUILDING OPTIONAL. NDA REQUIRED. CONTACT OWNER AT [email protected]

Home Health Care Agency for Sale in SUFFOLK, VA

By Home Care Agency for Sale | February 15, 2019 | Comments Off on Home Health Care Agency for Sale in SUFFOLK, VA
Home Care Agency For Sale

Homecare agency in Norfolk Virginia for sale, license and bonded. We accept a variety of payers under Medicaid including, Anthem, Va Premier, United Healthcare, Aetna, Magellan, Optima healthcare under the manage care program in Virginia. We have been in business for many years our census is currently 17 and our 2018 Revenue $537,000 asking price…

Houston Medicare Certified Home Health and Personal Assistance Services (PAS) Agency – CONFIDENTIAL

By Home Care Agency for Sale | February 13, 2019 | Comments Off on Houston Medicare Certified Home Health and Personal Assistance Services (PAS) Agency – CONFIDENTIAL
Home Care Agency For Sale

Houston Medicare Certified Home Health and Personal Assistance Services (PAS) Agency (Listing ID: UNITY) Almost $900,000 in annual revenue. Owner looking to retire, but will stay on through a transition period. To learn more, please contact us at (619) 523-0303 or [email protected]

MISSOURI CITY

By Home Care Agency for Sale | February 4, 2019 | Comments Off on MISSOURI CITY
Home Care Agency For Sale

Texas Home Health for Sale Medicare certified along with HMO contracts, Very well established and very profitable clean licensed agency for sale due to owner retiring. Low census for easy transition. Currently covers 11 Counties; Harris, Galveston, Austin, Chambers, Waller, Fort Bend, Wharton, Colorado, Montgomery, Brazoria, Matagorda Asking Price: $150,000.00 Contact Charles: 832-523-9869 [email protected]

Medicare Certified Agency for Sale in Houston Texas $600,000

By Home Care Agency for Sale | February 4, 2019 | Comments Off on Medicare Certified Agency for Sale in Houston Texas $600,000
Home Care Agency For Sale

MEDICARE-CERTIFIED HOME HEALTH AGENCY IN THE HOUSTON AREA ESTABLISHED IN 2011, PROVIDING SKILLED NURSING, PHYSICAL THERAPY, OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY, SPEECH THERAPY, MEDICAL SOCIAL WORKER AND HOME HEALTH AIDES. WE COVER ALL THE HOUSTON AREA AND SURROUNDING COUNTIES AND WE HAVE 60 CLIENTS CURRENTLY. IN 2018, GROSS REVENUE WAS AROUND 1.3 MILLION DOLLARS AND IT WAS SIMILAR…

Home Care Agency for Sale Austin, Texas

By Home Care Agency for Sale | January 11, 2019 | Comments Off on Home Care Agency for Sale Austin, Texas
Home Care Agency For Sale

Non Medical Home Care in Austin, Texas Licensed through Tx Health and Human Services and active Medicaid Contract Current census 12, have not been taking new clients for a few months unless sent through Medicaid Lease for office ending in May 2019 Potential growth for buyer that has time or resources/staff to run agency and…

Home Care for Sale, Escondido, CA

By Home Care Agency for Sale | November 28, 2018 | Comments Off on Home Care for Sale, Escondido, CA
Home Care Agency For Sale

Established in 2007, AltaGolden is a well-regarded and profitable caregiving agency that is known for its care management of all services and expertise in working with dementia. The owner is looking to retire but will remain involved to ensure a smooth transition of clients and services to new ownership. The office has a very visible…