Posts by Valerie VanBooven, RN BSN, Editor in Chief of HomeCareDaily.com

Texas Home Health Care Advocates Seek Higher Wages for These Invaluable Workers 

Legislation that has been proposed in Texas could directly impact home care workers who support elderly and disabled men and women in the comfort of their home. This legislation could trim the budget that is dedicated to helping support these citizens who have various levels of difficulty maintaining basic care at home. 

Read More

Planning Ahead Is Vital for Those Who May One Day Need In-Home Care

Millions of Americans have been admonished through the years to plan for their retirement. Many companies have developed 401(k) plans and will even match contributions with their employees as a benefit to help attract and retain valuable team members. While planning ahead is important, not many actually consider the cost of long-term care, which can often include home care support.

Read More

Court Ruling Significantly Impacts New York’s Home Care Industry 

The home health care industry throughout the state of New York could have been significantly hampered if a Department of Labor’s new guidelines had been allowed to stand. These guidelines would have required home care agencies and other employers supervising workers over 24 hour shifts (sometimes referred to as live-in care) to pay for all 24 hours they were on duty. 

Read More

Oregon Home Care on the Potential Chopping Block for Statewide Budget Cuts 

As is the case in many states, legislators are grappling with difficult budget concerns. Oregon is no exception. At the moment, Oregon’s lawmakers are grappling with ways to trim their budget or find alternative ways of increasing revenue. This is causing a great deal of consternation, frustration and anger among its citizens, including those who provide home care support services. 

Read More

Home Health Care Grappling with Complicated Medication Regimens, According to NYU Press Release 

New York University researchers conducted a study to determine the impact that complex medication regimens could have on the lives of aging adults. There are several factors that could complicate health and safety for elderly men and women who are required or recommended to take various prescription medications at different times throughout the day or throughout a specified period of time. 

Read More

HOME HEALTH AGENCY FOR SALE IN SUNNY FT. LAUDERDALE FLORIDA

HOME HEALTH AGENCY FOR SALE IN SUNNY FT. LAUDERDALE FLORIDA   BROWARD COUNTY ACHA CERTIFIED AGENCY; ALSO MEDICAID APPROVED   GROSS REVENUE 2018- $400K agency two years old with great potential growth, owner willing to help during transition. we are NOT a FRANCHISE OR NURSE REGISTRY CLEAN LICENSE, CENTRALLY LOCATED IN BRWD COUNTY. CALL MARC (954)708-6363 ASKING :…

Read More