While the nature of home care is that most of its workforce (caregivers) work remotely in the homes of their clients, the concept of a remote office or management team is a new beast for many agencies. Here are five tips to keep your team functioning optimally.
What's the role of a home care agency in a state that has ordered its population to shelter in place? How are agencies' operations affected? Does demand for home care increase or decrease in a global pandemic? We asked two home care leaders in lockdown states to get their take.
While the scope of the outbreak remains to be seen, coronavirus has the potential to disproportionately affect our senior population due to its high infection rate and long incubation period. Continual education and thorough preparation is key.