Positive Consequences of Going Paperless

Posted On: December 5th, 2017

By Stormy Bulas, Central Intake Manager, Oxford Healthcare and Wes McGuirk, Regional Director, Oxford Healthcare
Paperless Home Care Agency

We often don’t realize the weight of something until it’s lifted off our shoulders, and that’s precisely what happened when the Intake department at Oxford Healthcare, Springfield, Mo., got rid of paper. Yes, going paperless is great for the environment—a … Continue Reading

Readmission Rates Higher Among Dual-Eligibles

Posted On: November 28th, 2017

Billie Whitehurst By Billie Whitehurst, MS, RN 
Executive Vice President, Extended Care and Care Operations, Change Healthcare
Home Care Patient in Hospital

A new study underscores a link between demographic and income disparities and hospital readmissions, important findings for the home care industry as it moves toward value-based purchasing. “Association Between Race, Neighborhood, and Medicaid Enrollment and Outcomes in Medicare Home Health … Continue Reading

Software Designed by Clinicians for Clinicians

Posted On: November 14th, 2017

Billie Whitehurst By Billie Whitehurst, MS, RN 
Executive Vice President, Extended Care and Care Operations, Change Healthcare
Home care provider using a tablet

Nurses aren’t afraid to speak their minds. They’re accustomed to advocating for their patients so they can provide the best care possible. And nurses are not afraid to speak up about workplace conditions, either, including the technology they use to … Continue Reading

Health Decline Among Americans May Signal Need for More Home Health

Posted On: November 7th, 2017

Billie Whitehurst By Billie Whitehurst, MS, RN 
Executive Vice President, Extended Care and Care Operations, Change Healthcare
Home Health Care Worker with Patient

You’ve probably read the statistic that 10,000 Americans are retiring daily. But you might not be aware that Americans are sicker at the time of retirement than previous generations, which underscores the need for home health services. In fact, the … Continue Reading

Insight Meets Needs of Novice, Veteran Users

Posted On: October 24th, 2017

By Richard Gardner 
Senior Product Manager for Business Intelligence and User Interface, Change Healthcare
Insight 10 for Home Care Organizations

Much has been said about how the new McKesson Homecare Insight™10 business and clinical intelligence platform retains simplicity for novice users while offering power for expert users. But Insight’s ability to reach more users is not limited to adapting to … Continue Reading