There are many reasons for families to hire caregivers through a qualified home care agency as opposed to a registry or independent contractor. But what about the benefits for care facilities, discharge planners, and others who refer patients in need of home care?
When making referrals for private pay home care services, there are potential consequences when referring to a healthcare registry or independent contractor. It can impact your patients and your facility’s Medicare Home Health Compare rating. The following are some reasons a home care agency, like Heaven at Home, may be the right referral choice for you: [Read more…]