Home Care

Skilled vs. Non-Skilled Caregiving
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Skilled vs. Non-Skilled Caregiving

Skilled care is prescribed by a physician, in which the patient needs additional help. This includes physical therapy, occupational therapy, or speech therapy. Skilled care is typically covered by Medicare or other private insurance and overseen by a registered nurse. Skilled care usually lasts an hour depending on the therapy prescribed. Non-skilled care is NOT…

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Real Life Care Management

When you hear the words “Care Manager,” what comes to mind? Do you think of doctors, nurses, physical therapists? All of these people are part of the caretaking process, but they are not necessarily Care Managers. A Care Manager coordinates the doctors, nurses, insurance companies, attorneys, residences, home care agencies, hospitals, and equipment companies, along…