Training caregivers to address nutrition and improve their own cooking skills can help with both client outcomes and satisfaction.
Several years ago, Angel Corps co-owner Dorian Maples realized the agency had a problem with its meal preparation services.
It also has helped agencies understand the exact amount of time that caregivers spend at patients’ homes.
Most Medicaid programs have agencies bill personal care visits in 15-minute units.
Congress has sent a strong message that if you’re going to charge for home care work, you have to do the work and prove that you did it.