Engagement, General, Lifelong Learning, Retention

Need to Improve Retention? Here’s the Secret!

You lost another Caregiver this week.  It seems like no one wants to stay in one place anymore.  You feel desperate to find a way to improve retention. But, caregiver turnover is at an all time high, and the consequences are piling up. As you scramble to find another caregiver, your existing employees work overtime… Continue reading Need to Improve Retention? Here’s the Secret!

Engagement, General, Home Care Business, Long Term Care, Retention

How to Lead an Amazing Team of Non-Medical Caregivers

Chances are you didn’t spend your whole life dreaming about leading an “amazing team of non-medical caregivers!”  In fact, it’s likely you never even thought about it until the duty landed on your plate in your current role. Maybe you are a Home Care business owner who suddenly finds herself managing a team of Caregivers. … Continue reading How to Lead an Amazing Team of Non-Medical Caregivers

Engagement, General, Home Care Business, Long Term Care, Non-Medical Caregivers, Retention

How Much Does Caregiver Absenteeism Cost You?

“I get calls at 5am from Caregivers with all kinds of reasons for why they can’t come to work.” “I also get the calls from clients and family members when a caregiver just decides to not show up at all.” Donna is the Office Manager for a medium sized home care agency in rural Ohio. … Continue reading How Much Does Caregiver Absenteeism Cost You?

General

18 Tips to Retain Quality Caregivers

According to the 2017 Home Care Benchmarking Study, 77% of healthcare agencies stated that the caregiver shortage is one of the top three threats to their workplace. This caregiver crisis is becoming an epidemic... quickly spreading nationwide and with no end in sight. What's the solution?  In a recent poll conducted by Just for CNAs, nurse… Continue reading 18 Tips to Retain Quality Caregivers

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Free Copy of ‘Important Vaccines for Older Adults’

Through July 31st Only: Get 'Important Vaccines for Older Adults' Free with your purchase of a Gold or Platinum Plan! The benefits of vaccines are well known. The risks associated with being unvaccinated are clear. Yet, nearly half of all older adults report that they have not received vaccinations for flu, pneumonia, meningitis, or shingles. This August is National Immunization Awareness Month. What… Continue reading Free Copy of ‘Important Vaccines for Older Adults’