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Looking For a More Efficient Way to Manage Your Preferred Post-Acute Care Provider Network? Let’s Talk at HIMSS 2019

Posted on Jan 29, 2019 6:17:17 PM by Monica Ginsburg in Hospital, in Home, in Events

enTouch helps hospitals build, digitize and manage their preferred post-acute, home and community-based preferred provider networks.

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Caregiving Is Hard: 5 Tips to Ease the Load

Posted on Jan 17, 2019 8:45:58 AM by Monica Ginsburg in Family Caregivers

Caring for an elder family member can be stressful. According to a recent study, there are nearly 15 million unpaid and untrained family caregivers for older adults in the U.S. Half spend nearly 30 hours a week providing care to relatives, many of whom have dementia. The work takes its toll. Here are five tips to help manage the load:

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Flagship Medical Expands Referral Sources with enTouch

Posted on Jan 15, 2019 9:10:08 AM by Monica Ginsburg in Partner Spotlight, in DME, in Home Health, in Home

Flagship Medical is the first durable medical equipment provider to join Prepared Health's enTouch network.  The Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania-based company hopes referrals from hospitals and skilled nursing facilities will follow.

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Clare Medical: Making House Calls Even More Effective with enTouch

Posted on Jan 11, 2019 8:07:54 AM by Monica Ginsburg in Home Care, in care coordination, in Partner Spotlight

When Clare Medical dispatches their clinicians and other healthcare professionals to house-bound seniors across New Jersey, it relies on technology to connect its mobile team and track patient progress.

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Becker's Hospital Review: Scaling Community-Based Care: 10 Ways to Win in 2019

Posted on Jan 8, 2019 11:49:09 AM by Ashish Shah in Community Health, in Hospital, in News

Healthcare is in the midst of groundbreaking change, moving from a B2B model to a B2C model, and from physicians and administrators as the boss to patients as the boss. In every industry where consumers are empowered, there are winners and losers. Here is Prepared Health's founder and CEO Ashish Shah's top 10 list to get on the winning side.

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Home Health Agency Thinks Like a Hospital

Posted on Jan 3, 2019 12:25:48 PM by Monica Ginsburg in Home, in Home Health, in Partner Spotlight

Gloria Shields knows that some hospital networks have hundreds of providers to choose from when they discharge patients who need at-home care. As director of transitional care at Bowes In Home Care, she wants the Crystal Lake, Illinois home health agency to stand out in a crowded field.

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Families Stay Connected with Parents’ Care on enTouch

Posted on Dec 20, 2018 11:19:33 AM by Monica Ginsburg in care coordination, in Home Care, in Partner Spotlight, in Family Caregivers

Lillian Funk, co-owner of Assisting Handsan in-home care provider in Ashburn, Virginia, believes in the power of family connections. “When the family is engaged, we can deliver better care and provide a better patient experience,” she says.

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“Advocate First” Case Manager Expands Services at Home Health Agency

Posted on Dec 18, 2018 9:52:11 AM by Monica Ginsburg in CMW18

 

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Case Manager Delivers Care Despite Limited Resources

Posted on Dec 12, 2018 12:38:28 PM by Monica Ginsburg in CMW18, in case management, in Post-Acute, in Hospitals

 

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VNAHG + PreparedHealth: Boost Referrals, Improve Responsiveness

Posted on Nov 30, 2018 2:16:16 PM by Monica Ginsburg in Home Health, in Home Care, in Partner Spotlight

Visiting Nurse Association Health Group (VNAHG) logs 60 to 100 patient referrals a day, mostly from well-established hospital partners who want to pair newly discharged patients with home-based health services.

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