Quality Outcomes
The risk of patient paperwork transmitting infection is low, unless the patient is coughing onto the paper, experts conclude.
Increased age, medical co-morbidities and dementia-related behaviors can increase one’s risk for COVID-19.
Occupational therapists (OTs), physical therapists (PTs) and speech language pathologists (SLPs) are now able to conduct initial and comprehensive assessments when skilled nursing is also on the initiating home health order during the COVID-19 public health emergency.
Answers to these questions are provided by J’non Griffin, owner and president of Home Health Solutions, a nationwide outsourcing and consulting firm serving home health, hospice and long-term care.
As states began imposing shutdown orders in the wake of COVID-19, essential businesses such as home health agencies needed a game plan to cope with new restrictions.
The projected average salary for a home health coder was on the rise in 2019 increasing 3.9% from 2018 to 2019. That’s nearly double the 1.9% that it increased the previous year.
The CDC updated its information related to masking and more on April 13. Here’s what’s important for your staff to know right now about masking.
by: CDC
Q: I am looking for guidance on how to communicate around the COVID-19 to employees.
by: CMS
CMS has been hosting regular calls with a variety of clinicians, hospitals and other facilities in an effort to keep stakeholders updated on our COVID-19 efforts. 
On March 26, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD) announced its first round of published guidance concerning the First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA).


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