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AlayaCare Launches Schedule and Route Optimization Features to Enable More Home Care Visits

By AlayaCare / November 9, 2017

Agencies can leverage a new algorithm to minimize home care worker travel time

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Important Predictions for Homecare in 2018

By AlayaCare / November 8, 2017

As we look towards 2018 in the homecare sector, we see a global market filled with opportunity and growth. That doesn’t mean that homecare providers will get to rest on their laurels as the industry continues to be beset by caregiver shortages, shifting funding models, and an overall empowerment by clients to receive care on…

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What is Business Intelligence?

By AlayaCare / November 2, 2017

At the HCP conference in Albany, NY this month, AlayaCare was tapped to give a presentation on Business Intelligence (BI) as it relates to the home care software industry. This blog post is a recap from that presentation, and here you will learn how you can unlock the potential of BI to move your home…

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Home Care Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) – Think Beyond January 1st, 2020

By AlayaCare / August 14, 2017

The 21st Century Cures Act provides the impetus for home care and, soon, home health agencies to adopt Electronic Visit Verification (EVV). Beyond complying with legislation, most providers recognize that EVV and other elements of digital transformation are necessary for business.

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CODE RED: Emergency Preparedness Rule set to impact Medicaid business

By AlayaCare / May 30, 2017

In 2016, there were 46 “major disasters” and another 50 fire-related national emergencies, according to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). There were also “emergency declarations” across another seven states in the wake not only of Hurricane Matthew but contaminated water in Michigan and severe storms in both Missouri and Louisiana. 

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A Window on the Future of Home Care Market: Implications for the Mandatory use of Electronic Visit Verification (EVV)

By AlayaCare / May 16, 2017

A window of opportunity has arrived. Section 12006 of the Obama administration’s 21st Century CURES Act ushered in what most in the home care services industry expected: measures to corral unchecked and sometimes fraudulent billing practices to Medicaid. That came largely in the form of one newly mandatory requirement: Electronic Visit Verification (EVV), which allows…

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Final Overtime Rule May Affect Home Care

By AlayaCare / May 18, 2016

The US Department of Labor has issued the final overtime rule, effective December 1, 2016. The rule automatically extends overtime pay protections to over 4 million workers within its first year of implementation. The process of updating overtime regulations began with President Obama’s Presidential Memorandum in 2014, instructing the Department of Labor to look at…

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Canadian Startup Poised to Enter U.S. Home Healthcare Market

By AlayaCare / February 16, 2016

Article written by Tim Rowan of Rowan Consulting Associates via Home Care Technology Report. Original link here: 

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Medicaid Telehealth Reimbursement Guidelines

By AlayaCare / February 3, 2016

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Why Your Home Care Software Solution Should Reside in the Country you Provide Care

By AlayaCare / March 14, 2015

5 Considerations Why Your Cloud Based Home Care Software Solution Should Reside in the Country Where you Provide Care Pew Research Centre, an authority on measuring personal information and privacy, routinely polls US audiences and reports that Health Care and medication information ranks second behind only a social security number in terms of ‘very sensitive’…

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