National health care might be a disaster, due to the cost and the complexity. A government-controlled system also creates agonizing moral dilemmas (read about the eye treatment ruling covered further down). Still, despite my opposition to it, I can see it’s a real possibility, and soon. Keeping that in mind, here is what we can do to solve some of the inherent problems and make the system work better.
New patients (there will be over 30 million of them) will check out the competition. They’ll do their research, looking for the best way to spend their money. If you offer the best of the best home health care services with the added bonus of no insurance red tape, you will be the better option.
How many of you have visited a nursing home facility? How many of you think that Medicare or Medical will take care of you? Think again because that party is ending as we run out of money.
The very best way to ensure that your health care provider accepts your insurance is to simply ask them and confirm. Remember, you will not get the contracted rate unless you are In Network.
You would be smart to start training for a job in wellness. A career if radiology is a great area in health care to work. The demand for this and other health care positions is growing each day as the population ages.
I feel the operations of a Home Care Agency is simple. Better management equals better daily operations. Better operations equals better flow and easier management. Easier Management equals more time to spend on other activities. More free time equals to a lot more follow up with clients, field staff and internal staff.
These medical personnel can only come to your home by an order from the doctor. This can be initiated by a trip to the doctor, a call to the doctor and sometimes a call to a home care agency explaining your difficulty. They can then contact the doctor.
It makes their priority to know as well as their families, they find out likes and dislikes, strengths and weaknesses, and long and short term needs. After the initial consultation, they provide a personalized plan and match a caregiver who is qualified for the job.