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Episode 17: New Learning Opportunities for Adults Living With Dementia
EngAGE EnCOURAGE is an adult learning program for adults living with dementia. Created over the past five years through a partnership between ALLE Learning and Oakwood Creative Care, the program aims to bring learning, laughter and creativity to adult learning. Jennifer Clancy, founder of ALLE Learning, and Sherri Friend, president and CEO of Oakwood, join us to share more about the program.
Episode 16: Talking Home Modification with Jim Greatorex
Jim Greatorex, Vice President of VGM Live at Home and a member of the HomeCare Editorial Advisory board joins the podcast to update us on VGM Live at Home programs and priorities for the coming year, and to share why home modification matters in today’s world. VGM Live at Home is collaborative membership community for independently owned and operated, certified home modification providers.
Episode 15: Adams Keegan on HR in the Time of COVID-19
Brian Evans is the Senior Care Practice Leader at Adams Keegan. Brian has served the senior care and home health industries for more than 20 years. Brian operates out of Adams Keegan’s Nashville office and handles business development and client service for our home care and senior living clients.
Adams Keegan is a national human resources and employer services provider. They handle payroll, benefits administration, compliance, and recruiting for their clients. Adams Keegan has clients in all fifty states and specializes in service industries, including senior and homecare.
Episode 14: Ventec's Chris Brooks on Ventilators During COVID-19
Ventec Life Systems is redefining respiratory care to improve patient outcomes and reduce caregiver challenges in the hospital and home. Ventec's leading product, VOCSN, seamlessly integrates five separate devices including a ventilator, oxygen concentrator, cough assist, suction, and nebulizer into one unified respiratory system. The team's history of patient-centric design includes more than 10 care changing respiratory devices and more than 40 patents.
Episode 13: NAHC's Bill Dombi on PDGM, Legislative Priorities, COVID-19 & more
This episode is sponsored by the Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC). William A. Dombi, president & CEO of NAHC, provides an update on important legislation, how the coronavirus pandemic has affected the industry, and where the industry stands on PDGM mid-2020.The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) is a nonprofit organization that represents the nation’s 33,000 homecare and hospice organizations. NAHC also advocates for the more than two million nurses, therapists, aides and other caregivers employed by such organizations to provide in-home services to some 12 million Americans each year who are infirm, chronically ill, and disabled.
Episode 12: Payer Relations with AAHomecare
AAHomecare's Laura Williard and David Chandler share how COVID-19 has changed payer relations. The dynamic duo also share plans for the future of payer relations in HME.