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Upstate New York Home Health Aide Turns Out to Be a Mob Associate

By Valerie VanBooven, RN BSN, Editor in Chief of HomeCareDaily.com | Jun 19, 2018
Upstate New York Home Health Aide Turns Out to Be a Mob Associate

While there are news stories about home health aides taking advantage of their aging clients, it’s not often that one who seemed completely dedicated to helping make a difference turns out to be an associate of a ruthless Russian mob boss. However, that’s the case for a woman who was known as ‘Anna’ to an elderly couple in upstate New York.

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NC Home Health Care Aide Charged with Stealing from Aging Client

By Valerie VanBooven, RN BSN, Editor in Chief of HomeCareDaily.com | Jun 18, 2018

It’s one of the biggest fears and concerns among elderly and disabled men and women who need support and care at home: being victimized by crime. While home care agencies across the country are taking a more active and vested role in screening backgrounds for potential home care aides and other workers, that doesn’t apply to all agencies.

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Telecommunuting with Doctors Helping Seniors Age in Place More Effectively

By Valerie VanBooven, RN BSN, Editor in Chief of HomeCareDaily.com | Jun 14, 2018
Telecommunuting with Doctors Helping Seniors Age in Place More Effectively

Younger generations are often considered more technologically ‘savvy’ than their parents or grandparents, and for aging men and women, struggling to get to a doctor has made living at home comfortably more challenging. Now, though, more patients can connect using Skype or other telecommunication tools, but too often that technology has been a hurdle for some.

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States Providing Cameras on Loan Aimed at Reducing Elder Abuse, but Some Companies Crying Foul

By Valerie VanBooven, RN BSN, Editor in Chief of HomeCareDaily.com | Jun 14, 2018
States Providing Cameras on Loan Aimed at Reducing Elder Abuse, but Some Companies Crying Foul

A program that started in one state not too long ago has been copied by several others, and there are a number of elderly and disabled advocates who applaud these others, while some agencies and caregivers question whether this is an invasion of privacy. The program involves states offering hidden cameras on loan to those who may suspect abuse or neglect, but can’t prove it.

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Valerie V Interviews Lee Horner, CEO of SYNZI on Wed, June 20, Home Health Care Agencies, Don’t Miss!

By Valerie VanBooven, RN BSN, Editor in Chief of HomeCareDaily.com | Jun 13, 2018
Lee Horner, CEO of SYNZI will be live on the Valerie V Show Wed June 20 at 3pm ET.

Join us on the Valerie V Show FB Page (fb.com/valerievshow) for an Interview with Lee Horner on June 20th at 3pmET. If you are a home health care agency, you do not want to miss this! 

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Some News Agencies Becoming Recruiting Partners for Home Care Aides

By Valerie VanBooven, RN BSN, Editor in Chief of HomeCareDaily.com | Jun 13, 2018
Some News Agencies Becoming Recruiting Partners for Home Care Aides

As the home care industry becomes one of the leading job creators in the country due to an explosion in demand, thanks in large part to the Baby Boomer generation now retiring, recruiting new aides (caregivers) has become a growing challenge for some agencies. With stagnant wages, slashes to reimbursement rates for these services by Medicaid, and other funding challenges, some companies have struggled to find quality, experienced, and dedicated home care providers as well as visiting nurses.

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Montana Home Care Provider Facing Charges of Arson

By Valerie VanBooven, RN BSN, Editor in Chief of HomeCareDaily.com | Jun 12, 2018
Montana Home Care Provider Facing Charges of Arson

A home care aide in Montana is facing a series of charges for an assault that took place in an elderly client’s home. Neighbors reported to police that they heard a loud argument and, some time later, a fire began moving through the residence. Holly Lasher was reported to have told those neighbors to not help the elderly woman, who was struggling to get out of her house.

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New Insurance Option Targeting Home Health Care Sector

By Valerie VanBooven, RN BSN, Editor in Chief of HomeCareDaily.com | Jun 11, 2018

ISO, a Verisk business, has launched a new program that will offer coverage as well as a rating system for insurers who work within the home health care industry. In home health care, as an industry, has been growing by significant measure in recent years, thanks in large part to the growth of the aging population in the United States.

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Medicare Certified Home Health for Sale in South Texas

By Home Care Agency for Sale | October 16, 2014 | Comments Off on Medicare Certified Home Health for Sale in South Texas

South Texas Home Health for Sale $1,400,000 Revenue $300,000 AEBITDA 120 Census (99% Medicare) CHAP Accredited and Medicare Certified Covers 4 Regions and 39 Counties! Region 07: Blanco, Caldwell, Hays, Llano Region 08: Atascosa, Bandera, Bexar, Comal, Dewitt, Dimmit, Edwards, Frio, Gillespie, Goliad, Gonzales, Guadalupe, Karnes, Kendall, Kerr, Kinney, La Salle, Lavaca, Maverick, Medina, Real,…

Medicare Certified Home Health for Sale in South Texas – Webb County, TX

By Home Care Agency for Sale | October 16, 2014 | Comments Off on Medicare Certified Home Health for Sale in South Texas – Webb County, TX

South Texas Home Health for Sale $1,400,000 Revenue $300,000 AEBITDA 120 Census (99% Medicare) CHAP Accredited and Medicare Certified Covers 4 Regions and 39 Counties! Region 07: Blanco, Caldwell, Hays, Llano Region 08: Atascosa, Bandera, Bexar, Comal, Dewitt, Dimmit, Edwards, Frio, Gillespie, Goliad, Gonzales, Guadalupe, Karnes, Kendall, Kerr, Kinney, La Salle, Lavaca, Maverick, Medina, Real,…

HOSPICE FOR SALE -MEDICARE CERTIFIED – HOUSTON, TEXAS

By Home Care Agency for Sale | October 16, 2014 | Comments Off on HOSPICE FOR SALE -MEDICARE CERTIFIED – HOUSTON, TEXAS

Houston, Texas hospice for sale Quick turnaround (due diligence/CHOW/closing) Had/has very small CAP issue (Paid in full at closing) $450K Motivated Seller! **Cash equivalent to purchase price set aside to invest from currently available funds required. ***Health care specific industry experience required. Contact Jason – 586-623-5616

Hospice For Sale – Medicare Certified – Dallas, Texas

By Home Care Agency for Sale | October 16, 2014 | Comments Off on Hospice For Sale – Medicare Certified – Dallas, Texas

Dallas, Texas Hospice For Sale (also serves Denton County) Medicare Certified CHAP Accredited Just started Billing Medicare – VERY LOW billing/utilization ever done Dallas, Texas hospice for sale Quick turnaround (due diligence/CHOW/closing) No CAP issues $475K Motivated Seller! **Cash equivalent to purchase price set aside to invest from currently available funds required. ***Health care specific…

Houston Hospice for Sale (Texas)

By Home Care Agency for Sale | October 16, 2014 | Comments Off on Houston Hospice for Sale (Texas)

Hospice for Sale in Houston, Texas Medicare Certified JCAHO Accredited Clean – No CAP issues Low Utilization (2 census and just started billing this year) Covers: Montgomery, Liberty, Chambers, Trinity, Harris, Polk, San Jacinto, Walker and Waller Administrator/Marketer Willing to Stay $399K **Cash equivalent to purchase price set aside to invest from currently available funds…

Hospice for Sale in San Antonio

By Home Care Agency for Sale | October 16, 2014 | Comments Off on Hospice for Sale in San Antonio

Hospice for Sale in San Antonio Brand New Hospice for Sale in San Antonio CHAP accredited Medicare Certified No/Low Census Available in 60 Days $450K Contact Jason – 586-623-5616 **Cash equivalent to purchase price set aside to invest from currently available funds required. ***Healthcare specific industry experience required.

Hospice For Sale -Medicare Certified – Dallas, Texas

By Home Care Agency for Sale | October 16, 2014 | Comments Off on Hospice For Sale -Medicare Certified – Dallas, Texas

Hospice For Sale -Medicare Certified – Dallas, Texas 15 Census No CAP issues Clean CHAP accredited Medicare Certified 1.2M motivated Seller!!!! Contact Jason – 586-623-5616 **Cash equivalent to purchase price set aside to invest from currently available funds required. ***Healthcare specific industry experience required.

Cheapest Clean Home Health Currently Available in Michigan!

By Home Care Agency for Sale | October 16, 2014 | Comments Off on Cheapest Clean Home Health Currently Available in Michigan!

$165K FIRM Medicare Certified Home Health in Michigan Past the 36 month rule Active – Clean – No issues – No audits Owner motivated to sell TODAY $165K Firm Contact Jason – 586-623-5616 **Cash equivalent to purchase price set aside to invest from currently available funds required. ***Healthcare specific industry experience required. Metro Detroit –…

Hospice for Sale in Phoenix

By Home Care Agency for Sale | October 16, 2014 | Comments Off on Hospice for Sale in Phoenix

Hospice for Sale in Phoenix Brand New! CHAP accredited Medicare Certified No/Low Census $499K Contact Jason – 586-623-5616 **Cash equivalent to purchase price set aside to invest from currently available funds required. ***Healthcare specific industry experience required.