Web Seminars by the American Society on Aging Offer a Great Resource for Caregivers and Home Care Professionals
In 2015, the American Society on Aging hosted more than 75 web seminars on a variety of topics surrounding caring for an aging population. These webinars are a great resource for the continued education of caregivers and other home care professionals and the top ten most popular webinars from 2015 are still available for viewing online.
New AARP Study Examines Caregiving in the U.S., Identifies Key Areas for Business Opportunity and Innovation
Earlier this year, AARP and a market research firm, Park Associates, issued a study titled, “Caregiving Innovation Frontiers” (CIF) aimed at highlighting the current and future needs of unpaid caregivers and those receiving care in the U.S.
Earlier this month, the National Association of Home Care and Hospice (NAHC) hosted the 2016 Private Duty Home Care Conference in Charleston, South Carolina.
Insurance is something that most of us prefer to ignore as much as possible. Confusing and expensive, it's one of those modern necessary evils that we have to put up with and try not to dwell on. It's usually at the worst possible time that we are forced to figure it out: when we or a loved one are facing something truly frightening and life-threatening.
The Private Duty Conference & Expo is put on each year by Decision Health, a well-established provider of home care and health care-related publishing and training materials. The conference this year was a very mixed bag. While it seemed that attendance was down, the people who were there were hungry for information and were quite serious about looking at all the options available. We had a...
For those of you who don't know, website SEO stands for "Search Engine Optimization". Website SEO is extremely important to any home care business that is on the web. It can help direct web search traffic to your website without having to pay for advertisements. There are many techniques to increase your site's search engine optimization. Here is a great website with step by step instructions to...
On Saturday, November 30, the nation will celebrate and honor its small businesses. If you are going to shop that weekend, take a look at your local businesses and help to support your own community. We work in an industry that is not about shoppers in the normal sense of the word but we do our part to help our own communities in many unseen ways. Home care agencies and home healthcare...
Thanksgiving is tomorrow! Shoshana Technologies has a lot to be thankful for this year. We have hired new staff, most of whom are now full time. We have continued to grow our Rosemark Scheduling System clientele, as well as begin the process of redeveloping our local IT support company, TechA2.
Yesterday was the first day of Winter. It is 40 degrees here in Ann Arbor and has been raining. The forecast looks almost spring-like for the next week, 35-42 degree highs. Where the heck is our snow?!?