Category Archives: Home Care

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New Medicaid waiver payment rates(Maryland)

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Senior Service Maps is a company that helps social workers/families find care providers in  a desired area. Senior care companies like assisted living facilities, Home care agencies and Adult daycare’s list their companies and receive referrals without referral fees. Or for more information about listing your ALF call: 443-315-6152 Listed below is the new Medicaid […]

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What to Expect from your Staff in a Home Care Agency

What to Expect from your Staff in a Home Care Agency

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In the home care industry, staff are categorized as either non-medical or medical (skilled care) workers. Non-medical home care agencies have achieved rapid growth meeting the demands of the elderly. For investors, it is important to understand this delivery model designed for elder care, the scope of services you (and your staff) can offer, and […]

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10 Senior Friendly Summer Activities

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Soaking up the sunshine, taking a walk on a warm evening, and going for a splash in the swimming pool are all activities that make summertime enjoyable. Luckily, there’s no age limit for enjoying the season! Read on to discover some of the best senior friendly activities for the elderly to take in all that […]

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Transitioning from Homecare to Nursing Home

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Despite your best efforts to keep your senior mom or dad at home and maintaining their independence, sometimes, such as after a fall, stroke or major illness, it becomes absolutely necessary to transition them to a nursing home for further care. Anyone who has ever had to move their parents to a nursing home knows […]

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Why Assisted Living Facility Owners and Home care Agencies Should NOT Use Referral Agencies.

Why Assisted Living Facility Owners and Home care Agencies Should NOT Use Referral Agencies.

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Although many families try to do the best they can to plan for long-term care for their senior parents, life often gets in the way and things don’t always happen according to plan.  Illnesses, falls, strokes, and other accidents happen that cause families to urgently look for a nursing home or long-term care facility without […]

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7 important Types of Homecare Services for Seniors

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A home care agency is one of the best solutions for elderly citizens because it allows them to have all the care and services they would get in the hospital without leaving the comfort of their own home. But how do you know what type of homecare service to get for your dear mom or […]

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5 Techniques to Marketing your Home Health Care Agency

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A home health care agency  is one of the toughest businesses to own; managing schedules, employees, and payroll can seem to take most of your time. most owners have a hard time advertising their Home health care agencies. Here are 5 amazing techniques to marketing your home health care agency.   1. Market to doctors […]

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Planning activities for Alzheimer’s residents

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Planning activitis for Alzheimer’s residents Clients with Alzheimer’s/Dementia function at different levels; be sure to take into consideration what level of activities you choose. And remember to focus on your clients enjoying the activity than the activity itself. Clients with Alzheimer’s/Dementia can be easily confused or disoriented; it is important to ease them into the […]

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Use your Senior Care Business to promote a positive attitude on age

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  Creating a more positive image around your Senior Care Facilities can cause an influx of new residence over time. A research study by Yale University found that individuals that had a confident approach to aging lived longer than those whose apperception is skewed negatively on senectitude. Allowing your prospective residence to have an open […]

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