Mission Healthcare Blog

Home Health 101: The Intro You Never Had Could Change Your Life

October 27, 2015

There are many professions that cross paths with home care and hospice services. Nurses, therapists, and social workers in particular will often find themselves interacting with home care providers more so than with any other group of colleagues, and yet the thought of transitioning their career into a more immersive role with their counterparts might […]

READ MORE

Rehospitalization: The Penalties and How to Avoid Them

October 1, 2015

Rehospitalization, often synonymized with readmission, has a significant impact not only on your practice, but also on your patients and the entire U.S. health care system.  The average cost of a hospital readmission is $11,200. The New England Journal of Medicine‚Äôs 2009 study on rehospitalization, an industry-changing report, found that of the 11,855,702 Medicare beneficiaries who had […]

READ MORE

The 9 Most Rewarding Aspects of Working with Patients in the Home

October 1, 2015

A career in home care, home health, or hospice care is not your ordinary clock-in-clock-out job. Our line of work is filled with passionate people who live to help others, from nurses and therapists to administrative professionals, coordinators and technicians. If you prefer an active, flexible lifestyle and thrive on emotional fulfillment, in-home care might […]

READ MORE