Author: Alora Home Health Software

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How Homecare Agencies Can Prevent and Avoid Common Privacy Breaches

Most home care administrators and clinicians have been trained on HIPAA, but are they violating it without even knowing it? Read more in our homecare blog to learn about how to prevent some of the most common breaches of client and patient privacy.

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New Caregiver Training Tips & Best Practices

 

When you hire new employees to your home health agency, it’s important they’re set up for success through great training. It’s especially important to get new nurses off to a good start, as they provide hands-on patient care. Caregivers play a vital role in the wellbeing of your clients, and the success of your home health agency. In this edition of our blog, we are going to discuss six key protocols to provide excellent caregiver training and get your new nurses off to a good start.

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Strong and steady growth in the home care market is providing substantial opportunities to agency owners. With this in mind, companies that want to grow can benefit from watching how others are succeeding. A look at big home care agencies will reveal commonalities. Each company has a unique story. And the teams of people that run the day-to-day operations may look different. But all big agencies share certain traits. In the latest edition of our blog, we’ll take a look at these three things big agencies do and how they impact the overall outlook.

Missouri Sandata Electronic Visit Verification Update

 

EVV was mandated for the state of Missouri with a 2021 start date for some agency types. Per the Missouri Department of Social Services (DSS), Electronic visit verification is required for all Medicaid Personal care services administered within the state. Missouri has now chosen a vendor to be its official state aggregator...