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In the course of providing their services, home health care agencies face unique and complex exposures. At Manchester Specialty, we specialize in insuring the home health care industry and offer a comprehensive program exclusively designed for this segment. Our program includes: Professional Liability, Workers’ Compensation, General Liability/Package Policy, Non-Owned and Hired Auto, Directors’ & Officers’ Liability (D&O), Employment Practices Liability Insurance (EPLI) and Regulatory Audit (RAC) Insurance Coverage. Our commitment to insuring the home health care industry is for the long-term. We began addressing the special insurance needs of this vital sector more than two decades ago, and will continue to do so as the different organizations that make up the industry face new and evolving challenges.
Our underwriting and product development staff is dedicated to keeping ahead of how regulatory and other delivery of care changes pose new risks, and to developing and enhancing insurance coverage with our carriers to respond to these exposures. We offer an all-lines solution with customized coverage for home health care agencies from select top-tier insurance companies. You also get the benefit of our underwriting expertise and integrity, and the ability to “cross-underwrite” exposures – key in the home health care industry which provides a number of different services. In addition, we offer easy payment options with no finance charges, which is vital to these organizations and their budgetary concerns.
About one in every 25 Americans – an estimated 12 million – currently receives health care services at home. Manchester Specialty provides a comprehensive insurance program that addresses the various exposures that arise from the services provided by the home health care industry. Not all of the products or services described on this website are available in all states or for all types of health care providers. Your firm may not be eligible for any/all of the insurance products or services described in this website. Manchester Specialty Programs Inc. reserves the right to determine all eligibility for such products or services at its underwriting discretion. The information available on this website is only intended to be a general information resource regarding the matters covered, but is not offered as legal, accounting or other professional advice, and is not tailored to your specific exposure or business. You should evaluate all information on this website in consultation with your own local (or as a licensed) insurance agent or broker.
Dimensions Home Health Care is a Medicare certified agency. Plan Your Care Today! Planning for home health care services is simple. Our patients seek our care for various reasons. If you are experiencing one of the following situations, we can help. Need immediate home care services? After a hospital, nursing home, or rehab stay, we will provide continuum of care at home within 24 hours of discharge from the facility. Plan your home health care today! If you are planning to have surgery in the near future, Dimensions Home Health Care can help you plan your home health care in advance so that you can concentrate on recovery. Are you currently in your home and have concerns or questions about your health? Are you worried about your independence at home? Have you recently had medication changes? Have you been to the emergency room recently or hospitalized recently? Do you require therapy services? Would you like to better control a chronic disease such as Diabetes, COPD, or Heart Disease? Have you been diagnosed with a new illness? You can call us 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to speak to a representative who will answer your questions, contact your doctor and schedule and in-home visit within 24 hours to assess your needs. It’s just that easy.
A Chicago-based home health provider is suing the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), along with a contractor hired by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Simply Home Healthcare LLC claims the contractor, AdvanceMed, wrongly continued a suspension of Medicare payments following a rebuttal letter from the provider. Simply Home Healthcare LLC also claims the contractor computed past debt to Medicare based on a faulty documentation error rate it had calculated. Before going out of business in 2018, Simply Home Healthcare LLC served about 150 patients daily in 10 counties in the Chicago area, plaintiff and former owner Robert Kunio told Home Health Care News in an email. Meanwhile, AdvanceMed is one of five unified program integrity contractors (UPICs) nationwide hired by CMS to audit and investigate home health agencies for potential fraud. According to a class-action complaint filed in the U.S.
District Court for the Northern District of Illinois on April 5, AdvanceMed allegedly suspended Medicare reimbursements to Simply Home Healthcare LLC in 2017 because of overpayment-related issues. Later, the reason for the suspension was changed to fraud without proper support, the home health agency claims. Months later, AdvanceMed lifted the suspension. 5.4 million to Medicare. 4.8 million, according to the lawsuit. This “alleged debt” put the company out of business, Simply Home Healthcare LLC claims. In its complaint, Simply Home Healthcare LLC argues that AdvanceMed misapplied federal laws and regulations “for the sole purpose of inflating billable hours and winning additional contracts” in the process. “In the war on Medicare fraud — which I support — there have been many victims of this collateral damage at the hands of these UPICs,” Kunio said. Neither HHS nor AdvanceMed responded to HHCN’s request for comment by the time of publication.
Earlier this year, Laura Long — the Medicare operations lead at AdvanceMed — told attendees at the 2019 Illinois HomeCare & Hospice Council (IHHC) leadership conference that agencies can file inaccurate claims unintentionally. Additionally, she explained that UPICs like AdvanceMed can extrapolate their findings when appropriate. “If we review 30 claims, and we find that 25 of those have been overpaid, then we can extrapolate those results across the entire universe, whatever that defined universe was,” Long said. Kunio told HHCN that he believes other home health and hospice agencies have experienced similar issues. 1 billion in direct and punitive damages, he maintains. Simply Home Healthcare LLC is represented by Michael J. Raiz and Lesley R. Arca of Jurisprudence Health Law Group PC and George S. Bellas of Bellas & Wachowski.
Violet I am God’s work in progress. I am many things, but I wear no labels. My proudest accomplishment is the rearing of two lovely and accomplished daughters, who have collectively bore me three grandsons. I believe life is good no matter what, and everything is as it should be. My faith is strong that I am living God’s plan for my life, although at times I do not like the plan. I continue to do the footwork, no matter how clumsily, and leave the results to the Universe. Professionally, I have a total of 20 years in the field of home healthcare nursing and five years as a counselor working with troubled teens. I attended Central Piedmont Community College for Practical Nursing and graduated in 1974. In 1994 I graduated from UNC-Charlotte with a BA in African and African-American Studies and a minor in Anthropology. In 2002 I again graduated from UNC-Charlotte with a MA in Counseling. I am licensed as a practical nurse in the states of NC and GA. I am a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC), and a Licensed Professional Counselor in NC. I currently reside in GA and hope to return to NC in 2012 to open a private counseling and coaching practice.
What Is Market Research On Home Healthcare Market? What Are The Types Of Marketing Research? What Is Market Survey For Home Healthcare Market? What Are Best Advertising Agencies? Why Is Market Research Important? As per Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, around 12,400 health agencies were there in 2014 that were providing the home healthcare services. In April 2018, LHC Group Inc., merged with the Almost Family, Inc. (U.S.) which delivered the growth potential in businesses and accelerates the growth with additional joint ventures and acquisitions. In January 2015, Air Liquide acquired optimal medical therapies. Through this acquisition Air Liquide, maintains its position in the German home healthcare market. In December 2014, Air Liquide announced the acquisition of a portion of ARAIR Group which added strength to home healthcare for patients suffering from chronic illnesses in France.
In August, Philips and Qualcomm entered into strategic collaboration. Through this agreement, the company offers healthy living and prevention to chronic care management and home care. In April, Air Liquide’s completed acquisition of EOVE. This acquisition helps Air Liquide to reinforce its expertise in home ventilation for chronic respiratory failure thanks to cutting-edge technological for home care. Apart from that this acquisition EOVE to accelerate its international development. The home healthcare market is segmented into component, services and software. The home healthcare segment is further sub-segmented on the basis of product into testing, screening, & monitoring products, therapeutic products and home healthcare mobility care products. Home healthcare mobility products is further sub segmented into canes, crutches, walkers & rollators, wheelchairs, mobility scooters. Pregnancy care services and others.
Home healthcare services are further sub segmented on the basis of rehabilitation therapy services into physical therapy and occupational therapy and speech language pathology. Based on geography, the market report covers data points for 28 countries across multiple geographies namely North America & South America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and, Middle East & Africa. Some of the major countries covered in this report are U.S., Canada, Germany, France, U.K., Netherlands, Switzerland, Turkey, Russia, China, India, South Korea, Japan, Australia, Singapore, Saudi Arabia, South Africa and, Brazil among others. Data Bridge adepts in creating satisfied clients who reckon upon our services and rely on our hard work with certitude. We are content with our glorious 99.9 % client satisfying rate.
North Texas Home Health Care is a full-service home health care based in the Dallas/Fort Worth metropolitan area. It is licensed by the State of Texas, certified by Medicare and accredited by CHAP (Community Health Accreditation Program). North Texas Home Health Care provides professional home health care services to patients and has a strong reputation for unsurpassed patient care. North Texas Home Health Care wants to be your first choice for all your family home health care needs. It is our goal to create a caring environment that will foster a long lasting relationship between staff and patients. Our nurses, home health aides and therapists are highly skilled and are selected through screening process required by CHAP, and according to Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) quality standards. We attend patients with compassionate and quality care. North Texas Home Health care utilizes all available services to meet individual needs. These services include Medicare, Medicaid and Private Insurance. Our staff is available 7 days a week, even during holidays.
Nova Home Health Care is a locally owned and operated Medicare Certified in-home health care agency. Our mission is to support and care for the families in our community by providing compassionate, innovative and personalized home health care. We take a comprehensive approach to care and believe it is best delivered in the comfort and privacy of our client’s homes. We accept all private insurances, Medicare, Medicaid, and self-pay. Please tell your doctor, social worker, case manager, or discharge planner that you would like to receive our in-home health care services. Nova Home Health Care is a Medicare Accredited healthcare agency. ACHC Accreditation has certified that Nova Home Health Care meets the highest recognized standard in healthcare. Learn more about our ACHC Accreditation here.
When it comes to caring for the whole person, not every need is easily met in a clinic or hospital. Everyday needs our patients encounter in their own homes can be handled through non-medical home health, which includes personal care, companionship and daily living activities. Needing support from a medical professional shouldn’t have to take you out of your home when doing so is a hardship. You can rely on skilled home health care to potentially reduce your risk of infection and hospitalization and improve your quality of life.Without even stepping out your front door. Prosperous Home Health maintains a staff of positive, hard-working folks with a variety of skills to meet the needs of the patient population. It’s how we ensure everyone with whom we work gets the home healthcare to maximize their quality of life and independence.
Champion Home Health Care offers a full spectrum of senior home health care services in Melbourne, FL – Brevard County. We provide everyone the ability to receive quality and trustworthy health care in their home. At Champion Home Health Care we specialize in allowing your loved one to live safely and happily at home for as long as possible. We understand the challenges that caring for a loved one in the home can bring, and we know how important remaining in the home is to you and your family. Our Care Coordination staff and qualified caregivers are ready to assist you with your health care needs.
What if you knew that there was compassionate and well-qualified private duty caregivers that would be there to keep your loved one safe, happy and healthy? We know it’s so much more than simply providing excellent care to your loved one, but also providing peace of mind for you. Whether you need help with post-operative care or you have a loved one who needs assistance with daily tasks such as taking their medicine and bathing, Champion can help. We offer all levels of care from companionship to 24-hour skilled nursing care. We offer more than just skilled health care workers that come to your loved one’s home, we offer you the peace of mind that they are being well cared for in a comfortable, familiar environment.
OnSeen, Inc. announced today that it has entered into an agreement with ViaQuest, Inc. to license and implement LiveCare, OnSeen’s mobile workforce management solution for the home healthcare industry. ViaQuest delivers innovative healthcare and support services to people at their residences in order to improve their living conditions and quality of life. Delivering services at a consumer’s residence, however, pose many unique challenges to providers like ViaQuest. These challenges are compounded by the fact that there are many, disconnected parties involved in the care delivery process, including the care-receiving consumer, their family members, the in-home care providers and the provider’s home office administrative and management staff.
Not surprisingly, the current processes generate a mountain of emails, texts, voicemails, forms, hardcopy files and manual ledgers. And real-time communication and document sharing between the participants in the process is difficult. The inevitable result is an inefficient and expensive care delivery process, and uninformed and frustrated consumers and guardians. “Our administrative processes prior to LiveCare were mostly manual and less efficient than we wanted. At the same time, communications with and visibility to our in-house caregiver activities were inherently delayed and restricted,” said Rich Johnson, CEO of ViaQuest. LiveCare seamlessly connects in real-time all of the parties involved in the home healthcare process through an affordable, easy-to-use, mobile-web platform.
“The principal objective of our LiveCare Solution is to help home healthcare providers deliver quality service and a positive experience to their consumers.” said Randy Smith, President of OnSeen. OnSeen is a Mobile Workforce Management (MWM) solution. Its command and control platform for mobile workforces and teams helps organizations coordinate their people, places, and things. The OnSeen mobile team solution connects all the stakeholders involved in a remote field process (e.g. home office management, field staff or contractors, customers, partners). With OnSeen, managers can dispatch, monitor, and task their remote team members, provide real-time status updates to all stakeholders with a vested interest in the process, and facilitate tightly integrated collaboration across their remote teams.
OnSeen currently serves the insurance, government, and transportation sectors. The common thread among clients in these verticals is a need for a tool that provides real-time situational awareness, resource allocation, intelligent routing, workforce collaboration and communication for their inherently mobile teams. Founded in 1999 by CEO Rich Johnson, ViaQuest has grown from a single division in Ohio to serving individuals throughout Ohio, Indiana and Pennsylvania. The name ViaQuest represents the overall mission of the company: a group of people on a mission (or Quest) to change the way (Via) health care services are delivered. Through a wide range of innovative services referred to as ViaQuest’s Circle of Care, their skilled, dedicated employees ensure that the people they serve are active participants in their own care. ViaQuest offers quality, highly-personalized, specialized and cost-effective care, solutions and services.
Health monitors are devices that detect and warn you about health issues, from incontinence to blood sugar. Home Healthcare Devices in its database, which provides an expert and in-depth analysis of key business trends and future market development prospects, key drivers and restraints, profiles of major market players, segmentation and forecasting. The analytical tools such as SWOT and Porter’s five analysis have been used for a clear understanding of the Home Healthcare Monitoring Device Market. This statistical document has categorized into several sections such as the comparative study of global key players, geographical segmentation, competitive landscape, market volume, industry status, and outcomes.
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