Hospice Resources

Hospice Resources

HEALTHCAREfirst is committed to keeping you ahead of the curve! Our Educational Resources provide the latest on regulatory updates, best practices, and tips for improving many areas of your organization. We're always here to help, so if you have questions or just want to talk with one of our experts, contact us at 800.841.6095 or connect@healthcarefirst.com.

Clinical Time Management Strategies

Clinical Time Management Strategies for Home Health & Hospice
Home health and hospice clinicians have greater responsibilities than ever before. Case loads, care needs, and duties vary from day to day, and often the clinician is the only one responsible for making sure that everything is completed correctly and in a timely manner. Clinicians are expected to complete documentation that is accurate and thorough,

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Increase Home Health and Hospice Referrals

Five Step Action Plan
As the post-acute care environment becomes increasingly more competitive, solidifying new referral source partnerships and strengthening existing partnerships is a vital aspect of any organization’s success. This Referral Generation Action Plan offers five key steps to identify high-value referral partners and strategically target business development efforts so post-acute care providers can dramatically increase home health and hospice referrals in record time.

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Choosing a Home Care Software Vendor

Home Care Software Solutions – Choosing a Home Care Software Vendor
Are you looking for a home care software vendor that offers hospice software and/or home health software. Choosing the right software is a big decision and many factors should be taken into consideration when making your choice. Following are some important points to consider when making your move.

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Tips for Choosing Your Hospice CAHPS Vendor

Choose your Hospice CAHPS vendor wisely.
Choose a Hospice CAHPS vendor that understands the hospice industry and the challenges that you face. Find a company you can trust and that is responsive to your needs regardless of your agency’s size. Consider how long the vendor has been providing experience of care surveys to hospice agencies and evaluate their experience with other CAHPS programs.

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