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The PCMH and Home Care Data: An Interview with Melissa McCormack

The Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Model is a new approach which seeks to enhance care coordination and community-based care. To learn more about how health care data fits into the PCMH model and how the new approach will helps seniors, we spoke … Continue reading

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Can Technology Save Home Care?

Today over one million home health aides serve America’s home care patients, a number projected to hit nearly 1.4 million by 2018. In order to deliver quality care to homebound patients, home health aides use a variety of tools to … Continue reading

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3 Major Challenges Facing Home Care Today

Today in the United States, over 12 million individuals receive home care services, accounting for a startling $72.2 billion in health care expenditures. As the need for home health care grows alongside population aging, the need for a qualified workforce … Continue reading

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Try eCaring FREE for 30 Days!

eCaring has had an exciting few months: We’re proud to report that in a recent trial with frail elderly patients in the Bronx, using eCaring’s home health care management system prevented ER visits, hospitalizations, doctor visits and unplanned nurse visits, … Continue reading

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A New Way to Improve Caregiving: eCaring joins The Second Chance Radio Show

eCaring is excited to sit down with Dr. Diane Dike on her show, The Second Chance Radio Show, to discuss how real-time home care information makes caregiving easier. If you have ever wondered, “Is Mom eating?” or “Did Dad take … Continue reading

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Transforming Home-Based Care With Real-Time Information from Inside the Home

While a patient may spend a few hours in the hospital or at a physician’s office, the majority of a patient’s years are spent at home. Until now, however, the home environment has essentially been a “black box” in the … Continue reading

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