Home Health & Hospice

This Issue of Homecare Insider

Homecare Insider, December 9, 2013

Although sleep patterns typically change with age, problems falling or staying asleep, excessive sleeping, and other abnormal sleep-related behaviors in home health patients could be signs of a sleep disorder. This issue of Homecare Insider focuses on insomnia and reminds providers to recognize the different types of insomnia that patients could be struggling with.

Our Q&A provides five behavioral strategies that can help promote healthy sleeping habits.

Every year, home health aides must satisfy 12 hours of in-service training. With today’s irregular, part-time schedules, making sure they complete their required in-services can be a never-ending chore. Now you can satisfy Medicare’s annual 12-hour aide in-service requirement without bringing your staff into the office for training. To find out more, check out our product spotlight!

Questions or comments? Please let me know!

Melissa D’Amico