Home Health & Hospice

This issue of Homecare Insider

Homecare Insider, August 19, 2013

At one time or another, every home health professional is faced with a difficult patient. Understanding these patients and how to effectively work with them is essential for patient and staff health and safety.

This week’s issue of Homecare Insider will highlight some of the key considerations and strategies for home health professionals when working with difficult patients and adverse situations.

The Q&A looks specifically at strategies to employ when faced with an argumentative or verbally abusive patient.

Remember to check out our product spotlight—Beacon Health has announced our fall webcast series! Don’t miss an opportunity to learn more about therapy documentation, OASIS-C data elements, billing best practices, and the PPS final rule. Our first installment is scheduled for September—sign up today!

Questions or comments? Please let me know!

Melissa D’Amico