The Help Choose Home podcast features relevant information about the choices in home care available to individuals and their loved ones. Host Merrily Orsini, along with guests from all facets of the home care industry, provide valuable help, encouragement and resources to those considering the option of aging in place.
Fred Johnson, President and CEO of Team Select Home Care, Discusses Pediatric Home Care
In today’s episode, we discuss the many challenges facing the pediatric home care field in their journey to advocate and care for medically fragile children. One innovative company that’s helping in this fight is Team Select Home Care. Today, we talk to the President and CEO of Team Select to get his thoughts.
Alice Bonner’s Work with the CAPABLE Program and the Institute for Health Improvement
In today’s episode, ￼Alice Bonner, PhD, RN, FAAN, Director of the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing ￼CAPABLE Program and Senior Advisor for the Institute for Health Improvement (IHI), explains her work with CAPABLE and IHI, along with her over 30 years of nursing experience. While focusing on function and cost, CAPABLE links a registered nurse, handy worker, and occupational therapist together to create a network of care that helps aging adults live more safely and independently at home.
How The Loop Village Is Changing the Way Older Adults Socialize at Home
In today’s episode, we talk to ￼Maria Botham, the Founder and CEO of ￼The Loop Village, a unique online community created for older adults. Botham created The Loop Village with her cofounder after realizing the effect that isolation from COVID-19 was causing in seniors. She talks more about the ideas behind The Loop Village, as well as how the special online space is changing how older adults socialize as they age at home.
Cypress HomeCare Solutions and the Benefits of Employee-Based Agencies
In today’s episode, we talk to ￼Bob Roth, Managing Partner of ￼Cypress HomeCare Solutions. Speaking from an extensive career in home care, Roth explains how consumers in the home care field can benefit from using an employee-based agency as opposed to hiring a private caregiver, which may lead to more liability on the consumer. Roth also explains some of the pressing workforce issues in the home care field and some of the things that can help solve those issues.
How naviHealth Supports Patients in their Transition from Facility Care to Home Care
In today’s episode, we talk to ￼Dr. Jay LaBine, Chief Medical Officer for naviHealth, about his work in value-based, senior-focused, post-acute care. With a medical career spanning over many years, Dr. LaBine’s work with naviHealth centers around implementing programming that helps advocate for patients as they transition from receiving care in hospital or rehabilitation facilities to care at home. Through the lens of his work, he explains how patients can benefit from naviHealth’s efforts.
How Legislation Is Impacting Home Health from All Angles
In today’s episode, we talk to Jason Bring, a health care partner at Arnall Golden Gregory who cochairs the law firm’s National Post-Acute Care team and serves on the Board of the National Association for Home Care and Hospice.
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