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Celebrating Our Home Health Aides

Guest post by Loretta Goggins RN, BSN, Home Health Resources, Inc., Houston, TX November is Home Health Aides Appreciation Month, and in honor of this special month, I’d like to take this opportunity to celebrate the home health aides on … Continue reading

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November is Home Care & Hospice Month So Let’s Give Thanks!

By Crystal Welch, MSN, RN Project Coordinator with HHQI November is National Home Care and Hospice Month and the HHQI National Campaign would like to recognize the hard work of nurses, aides, social workers, therapists, administrators, family caregivers, counselors and … Continue reading

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Being Successful in Mental Health Management

Guest post by Brenda Smith, Administrator, Southland Home Health Mental Health encompasses a wide variety of things, but what does it really mean?  In Home Care we deal with mental health is so many different ways, from depression to forgetfulness … Continue reading

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Can Out-of-Town Caregivers Help Seniors Age at Home?

By Misty Kevech, HHQI RN Project Coordinator Do you know that there are over 10,000 people in the U.S. turning 65 today and every day for the next 19 years? Additionally, people are living longer. Currently there are about 50 … Continue reading

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Three Cheers to All Nurses

By Misty Kevech, RN Project Coordinator and Crystal Welch, RN Project Coordinator National Nurses Week is May 6 – 12. HHQI would like to say thank you to all the nurses providing care to the patients in the community. Home … Continue reading

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What is Home Health?

By: Misty Kevech, HHQI RN Project Coordinator We know what Home Health is, but how do you describe what Home Health is to others? The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) describes home health to the general public as, … Continue reading

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Physical Therapists, Thanks for All You Do!

Physical therapy often plays a critical role in home health. Before National Physical Therapy Month comes to an end, we’d like to thank all the physical therapists who spend countless hours helping to improve the quality of life of America’s home health … Continue reading

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