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September 11, 2017

Caring for the Elderly During Natural Disasters

Natural disasters provide opportunities for health professionals to direct resources in a way that ensures vulnerable populations receive timely aid.

September 7, 2017

What is a Vulnerable Population in Healthcare?

It is important that resources be made available to vulnerable populations, but no one should be forced to accept “help” when help is not sought.

August 30, 2017

Americans Need Advance Directives to Ensure Personal Health Care Goals at End-of-Life

Completing advance directives (ADs) — legal documents that instruct physicians on how to carry out medical decisions – is one of the most important things that every adult, regardless of age or health status, should do. This is a person’s best way of ensuring that their wishes for end-of-life care will be carried out.

August 23, 2017

23 End of Life Care Buzzwords You Need to Know

With the growing number of at-risk patients and the associated, escalating costs of care, these healthcare buzzwords will come in handy!

August 8, 2017

Home Health Lessons from Across the Pond

Healthcare delivery and utilization in the United Kingdom differs from the U.S. system in several ways, including home health services.

July 25, 2017

The Artificial Intelligence Revolution is Coming for Home Health

CareCentrix is using Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine learning to reduce home health care costs and enable seniors…

July 17, 2017

Infusion Therapy – Making Its Way Home

Expanding home infusion is a rare opportunity to generate cost savings, increase quality of care, and enhance patient satisfaction.

July 10, 2017

Home: the New Center of Care?

What would it take to make the patient’s home the center of care? It would take a combination of technology, financial incentives, and above all, attitude.

June 15, 2017

Outsourcing: A Strategic Tool for Health Plans

Health plans are increasingly focusing on their core competencies and are turning to outside experts to handle their mid- and back-office functions.

May 31, 2017

Making Remote Patient Monitoring a Reality

By removing barriers to remote patient monitoring and deploying these important tools, RPM can take its rightful place in readmission reduction programs.

May 15, 2017

Home Infusion: Bringing Hospital Level of Care to the Home

The development of specialized nursing and allied technologies is rapidly moving infusion therapy from the hospital to the home.

May 8, 2017

Preventing Hospital Admissions with Predictive Analytics

As health IT evolves, predictive analytics will provide ever more accurate risk assessments, allowing doctors to direct resources toward those most in need.