22 02, 2019

Overtime and Home Care

2019-02-23T11:05:46-04:00February 22nd, 2019|Categories: Blog Post, Podcast|Tags: , |

Overtime affects agencies as it limits how many hours a caregiver can work without costing the company (and thus the client) more money. While overtime laws are a net positive, they prevent caregivers from accepting more jobs without increasing the costs.  So clients and caregivers are disappointed that they can not work more with clients the [...]

11 02, 2019

Understanding Short Hour Cases

2019-02-10T21:19:00-04:00February 11th, 2019|Categories: Blog Post, Podcast, Videos|Tags: , , , |

Often, we get families that are interested in shorter blocks of time with our caregivers. This has advantages and disadvantages which we discuss.  We are happy to accept all cases that we receive regardless of their size, but there are difficulties with staffing these types of cases.    Additionally, some families question why tasks are [...]

14 01, 2019

How You Should Save For Care with Guest Tyler Gates

2019-01-11T16:20:43-04:00January 14th, 2019|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , |

We have Tyler Gates as the guest on our podcast this month (trying to do a monthly guest) a financial advisor for Edward Jones.  Our conversation revolves around how individuals should be saving for care and the different products that can help achieve this goal. Some topics we cover: Lack of Savings From Boomers and Older Gen [...]

27 11, 2018

Are Supplements Worth It?

2018-11-26T16:07:01-04:00November 27th, 2018|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , |

We talk about the supplements you get at the local pharmacy.  But are these worth it?  They can be expensive and are there is a self-regulated industry with zero oversight from the FDA. So are they worth taking?  Or are they just causing a placebo effect?  Additionally, what brand is good and what brand is [...]