Caregiver Turnover and Retention

How Your Caregivers Can Help You Reduce Caregiver Turnover

A home care agency with 25 caregivers can expect to lose more than $40,000 from their bottom line to caregiver turnover costs this year. Caregiver turnover isn’t a new topic, and every home care agency owner has experienced the headache that it brings. However, many agency [...]

What Caregivers Search for When Seeking Employment

Are you one of the 63% of home care providers reporting caregiver shortages as the single greatest threat to their growth? Rather than stressing over this issue, get ahead of it by reevaluating your business structure and learning what caregivers are seeking in an employer. After conducting thousands of interviews [...]

Implementing A Caregiver Mentor Program To Increase Caregiver Retention

Congratulations again to all our excellent home care companies who won awards as 2018 Best of Home Care® Provider of Choice, Employer of Choice, and Leader in Excellence. I am impressed with how you care for both your clients and your caregivers. Also, big thanks to my outstanding team [...]

6 Self-Care Tips for Staying Well As a Home Caregiver

Caregiver burnout is a real problem for individuals who work to improve the lives of others. There are mental, physical, and emotional effects that come with supporting another human and doing everything you can to make them comfortable. Even low-maintenance clients can give home caregivers emotional burnout over time. [...]

How Much Is Caregiver Turnover Really Costing Your Business?

As a business owner, you focus on how to reduce costs just as much as how to increase revenue. It's easy to direct the majority of this focus on ways to reduce marketing costs and fixed operating costs. Other costs, like those associated with caregiver turnover, are often overlooked or clumped [...]

Creating Your Caregiver Mentor Program

When you hire a new caregiver to join your home care team, providing them with a mentor could help them feel more confident in their skills as a caregiver. Having a mentor program in place, you will be able to strengthen the bond between your caregivers and provide them [...]

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