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Top 5 Reasons Caregivers Choose to Work for a Provider

As part of the 2016 Home Care Benchmarking Study, home care providers rated caregiver shortages as this year’s top threat to the home care industry. In the face of these current and looming shortages, providers are hard-pressed to refine their recruitment methods in order to attract job candidates. Competition for [...]

Jun 29, 2016|Articles|0 Comments
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Increase Caregiver Productivity through Flexible Work Schedules

In 2008, Jon Huntsman, Utah Governor, moved the majority of Utah’s state employees to a four-day workweek hoping to reduce energy expenses. The state government surveyed a few months after the switch and found the new, flexible schedule had increased employee productivity, lowered commuting costs, and reduced traffic congestion. A [...]

May 4, 2015|Articles|4 Comments
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Top 10 Complaints from Home Caregivers

We recently wrote about the top 10 complaints we receive from home care clients about their providers or caregivers. Kristi Larson, the Home Care Pulse Director of Customer Development, has also kept track of the top 10 complaints from caregivers: 1. Not Getting Paid Enough Sometimes caregivers don’t understand why [...]

Oct 2, 2013|Articles|1 Comment
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Top 10 Complaints from Home Care Clients

Kristi Larson, Home Care Pulse Director of Customer Development, put together a list of the top 10 complaints we hear from home care clients. Pay attention to see if your agency is making these common mistakes: 1. Confusion in Communication Due to Multiple Caregivers for One Person Clients like having the stability [...]

Sep 30, 2013|Articles|23 Comments
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Tips for Retaining Your A+ Caregivers

Although recruiting A+ caregivers can be difficult, the hardest part has become retaining them. There are no guarantees when hiring a new employee, as some plan to keep the job and others continue looking for a “better” one. So, what can you do to help your caregivers be happy with [...]

Sep 25, 2013|Articles|6 Comments
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5 Steps to Growing Your Home Care Business

With the market becoming increasingly competitive, how can you make your home care business stand out as the clear choice? Well, because research is what we do, we conducted a home care survey to find out why clients pick the provider they do, and what keeps them loyal afterward. This research [...]

Aug 20, 2013|Articles|1 Comment
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