Tag: productivity

Hospice payment increase of 2.7% proposed, but it’s not a straightforward change

While the hospice industry is expected to receive about $540 million in increased payments in 2020, hospice providers should curb the enthusiasm until they fully analyze how the changes will impact the business. That’s because the payment rate for the first 60 days of routine home care (RHC) is actually decreasing slightly, according to CMS’ […]

Agency reduces liability, productivity drain by eliminating petty cash

After years of using cash to handle client needs such as grocery shopping, one California agency made the decision to reduce risk while saving time and money by introducing a new card solution. Burlingame, Calif.-based Sage Eldercare Solutions started having its caregivers use True Link cards as part of its home care business. True Link […]