In a recent survey of more than 100 home health providers by the Home Health Care News, just four said that their organization mandates staff vaccinations. About 62% of the respondents said their organizations are encouraging or incentivizing vaccinations.
We are thrilled to announce that Barbara Karnes, RN, has graciously agreed to contribute a monthly guest blog just for In the Know readers! Barbara is an internationally recognized author, speaker, thought leader, and expert on end-of-life care and the dynamics of dying.
As the holiday season rolls around, COVID-19 is likely keeping senior clients and their families apart. Here are some of the ways you can brighten their holiday experience.
Ep:11 Right at Home CEO Shares ‘The Positive Side of COVID-19 — and He Doesn’t Mean the Test Results’
Brian Petranick, CEO of international home care organization, Right at Home discusses why the consumers mindset has changed, why your agency is more agile than ever, which workplace adaptations are most beneficial and what opportunities you need to capitilize on now.
Ep:05 Georgetown Home Care Told Local Hospitals it Takes COVID-Positive Patients – Here’s What Happened
John Bradshaw's, CEO of Georgetown Home Care made the decision to take COVID-positive patients and he's here to tell us the how and the why.
When you give your caregivers training that is recognized by the Alzheimer's Association, you position your organization at the forefront of quality Alzheimer's and dementia care.
The project, launched by marketing firm Luckie back in April, was intended to be a temporary project to help keep seniors connected and optimistic during the pandemic. But each day, the station gains more and more listeners and now has a team of 18 senior DJs!
To succeed, agencies need to approach the crisis as if it were the new normal and establish clear operating protocols and strategies that could be sustained indefinitely.