Over 5 million adults in the United States are living with some type of dementia. It is estimated that number will rise to 14 million by 2050. Today 1 in 3 seniors dies with Alzheimer’s or dementia. As care providers we need to understand the impact dementia has on the patient and the family and what we can do to help improve their quality of life.
Over 28.2 million adults are diagnosed with heart disease that makes up 11.5% of the US adult population and these are only the ones that are diagnosed. As care providers we need to understand cardiovascular disease, early identification and treatment options so that we can educate our patients.
Leaders can’t do it on their own. You need your team engaged and able to work together to reach improved patient and operational outcomes. Sounds easy right? In this webinar we will identify leadership skills that promote engagement, ways to improve staff engagement and identify team building activities that address weaknesses in your team.
Opioid crisis in America has touched many lives and impacted the way we provide care to our patients. In this webinar we will review the recent Medicare guidelines for prescribing opioids and what agencies can do to protect their staff and patients.
Today’s leaders face changing regulations, changing pay models while also managing staff that have different work expectations. In this webinar we will look at different methods of holding staff and leaders accountable to perform at their highest level with the least amount of oversight.
Patients and Payer sources are using the CMS Five Star Ratings and Home Health/Hospice Patient Satisfaction Scores to provide a glimpse into the agency’s quality of patient care. In this presentation we will look at the role of the Home Health Aide in Outcome Improvement and Patient Satisfaction including tips for the home health/hospice aides on how to implement changes in their care practices to help move outcome scores.