Category: Home care challenges

The challenge of hiring and retaining home health caregivers

There is no doubt that having qualified, hardworking and dedicated employees is key to operating a successful business. Recruiting and maintaining staff in the home health care industry has been a real struggle, resulting in a high turnover rate. (Source 1) Interestingly, since last year the Home Health Care sector gained 64,700 jobs, representing a… Read more »

Baby Boomers: The long term challenges

There are roughly 76 million baby boomers in the U.S. (Source 1) Baby boomers are individuals born between 1946 and 1964. The first of this generation to reach the retirement age of 65 was in January 2011. As more of these individuals approach retirement, the U.S. faces significant challenges. As a result of retiring, baby… Read more »