Joint Replacement Model an Opportunity for Home Care

Posted On: April 26th, 2016

Amy Shellhart By Amy Shellhart
Director of Product Management, McKesson
Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement Model

You can’t escape the fact that the Affordable Care Act and payment reforms continue to transform healthcare, for patients as well as providers. But I hope that you also haven’t escaped the realization that care and payment reforms present new … Continue Reading

New ICD-10 Codes on the Way

Posted On: April 19th, 2016

Rhonda Oakes By Rhonda Oakes
Regulatory Analyst, McKesson
New ICD-10 Codes Coming Soon

If you thought your coders could breathe a sigh of relief after transitioning to ICD-10 and its 68,000 codes in October, you may need to think again. In March the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Centers … Continue Reading

Thieves Are Lurking, so Protect Your Privileged Data

Posted On: April 12th, 2016

By Jeff Morrissey
Product Support Director, McKesson
Protect Your Privileged Data

What steps are you taking within your home care organization to protect sensitive patient information? Amid all of the regulatory and reimbursement changes that are altering the delivery of home health and hospice services in fundamental ways, I understand how … Continue Reading

Managing Mileage Is An Important Component in Agency Management

Posted On: April 6th, 2016

Amy Shellhart By Amy Shellhart
Product Management Director, McKesson
Managing Mileage Is An Important Component in Agency Management

Home care management definitely encompasses an organization’s leadership, those people who individually or collectively set the tone, the direction and the goals for the organization. But, as savvy leaders already know, home care management also includes the various tools needed … Continue Reading

Update Will Bring Order to Chaos of Supervisory Visits

Posted On: March 29th, 2016

Amy Shellhart By Amy Shellhart
Director of Product Management, McKesson
Home Health and Hospice Software Supervisory Visit Scheduling

Are you looking for a little more wall space in your office? That white board or large calendar where you schedule home health or hospice supervisory visits will become redundant in the update of McKesson Homecare™ and McKesson Hospice™. Performing … Continue Reading