Caregiver reviews. The term alone puts a bad taste in the mouth of employees and employers alike. While the reasons for this may vary from business to business, and even employee to employee, one common problem with performance reviews is frequency. Most companies are only implementing an annual system, […]
Finding, hiring and retaining high-quality caregivers can be your biggest challenge as a home care business owner. According to the “2014 Private Duty Benchmarking Study,” more and more home care businesses are utilizing an employee referral program to find new caregivers. In 2012, only 9.2% noted that employee referrals […]
Many companies struggle to make employee performance reviews consistent and effective. Business experts advise employers to perform reviews with their employees at least once a month, but less than 10% of home care providers do so. In fact, according to the “2014 Private Duty Benchmarking Study,” nearly 60% of […]
Did you know that VANTAGE Executive members benefit from additional VANTAGE features? If you’re not an Executive member, you’ve been missing out on many opportunities to help you solve problems within your business and help it grow!
VANTAGE Executive includes monthly Executive Workshops that include webinars, action plans and helpful […]
Today, July 28th, is World Hepatitis Day. Organized by the World Hepatitis Alliance, this day is set aside to educate the world about hepatitis. This year’s motto is “Think Again,” encouraging us to remember that hepatitis is a dangerous disease that can spread just like HIV—and be prevented with […]
Did you know that when Home Care Pulse launched VANTAGE this month, they also released a benchmarking tool as part of the free VANTAGE Basic Account? This tool is free, and many home care business owners are already discovering the benefits of a VANTAGE Basic Account, including monthly Performance […]
According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2,000 eye injuries occur each day in the U.S., and half of those occur in the workplace. The sad thing is that most of those injuries could have been avoided by simple safety precautions. Are you protecting your eyes […]
Last month we focused on consumer and referral marketing. We hope you’ve discovered several new methods your business can use to attract new clients. Now, let’s talk about the marketing materials you are using to accompany your efforts. What does your business card look like? Do you have professional-looking […]
Happy Fourth of July from Home Care Pulse! Take time today to celebrate America and celebrate freedom!
George Washington, in his Farewell Speech, spoke of what it means to be an American: “Citizens by birth or choice of a common country, that country has a right to concentrate your affections.—The […]
The following is a letter from Home Care Pulse CEO Aaron Marcum to all Home Care Pulse customers, regarding the launch of VANTAGE, powered by Home Care Pulse. VANTAGE provides home care business owners with the information and tools they need to build a successful home care business. Learn more about VANTAGE.
Today is a red-letter […]