Training for Direct Care Staff is Not a Joke…

Training for Direct Care Staff is Not a Joke…

Think for just a moment about the number of things a direct care worker in a group home manages daily.  These include: Relationships Between Residents Food Management Sanitation Management Resident Behavior Medication Administration Just think of the typical daily...
Case Managers Observing a Worthy Caution…

Case Managers Observing a Worthy Caution…

Case managers do a wonderful job helping those with catastrophic illness and injury to coordinate, monitor and make adjustments in care as needed.  In many instances, they also help those they serve to understand benefits available to them and how to access those...
The Logic:  Mandatory Human Trafficking Training Makes Sense

The Logic: Mandatory Human Trafficking Training Makes Sense

Many states are mandating training in human trafficking for a variety of long-term care professionals.  These include assisted living, home care and nursing home administrators.  The State of Michigan has pretty precise language, as follows: R 339.14002 Training...
A Few Worthy CORF Facts

A Few Worthy CORF Facts

CORF stands for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ designation, Comprehensive Outpatient Rehabilitative Facility.  More and more adult day care/health programs are doubling as CORFs and in the process are offering rather comprehensive services to...
Open House Events Let Us Learn About Community Resources…

Open House Events Let Us Learn About Community Resources…

One independent case manager said it best:  “I cannot know whats out there just sitting at my kitchen table or at my desk on the phone.  This is true no matter how many websites we visit.”  An open house event let’s a care coordinator dive into the...