Supreme Court Denies Overtime Review

On Monday, June 27, 2016, the United States Supreme Court released notification that it would not hear an appeal to the U. S. Department of Labor’s revised regulation that eliminated the Federal Companionship Exemption for home care workers.  The original … Continue reading

To File or Not to File an Insurance Claim

By David Dickie, The Solutions Group As the home care business heats up along with the coming of summer, we are seeing more and more situations where home care company owners are not filing insurance claims on a timely basis.  This … Continue reading

The Hospital is a Dangerous Place to Be

By Stephen Tweed   A friend on Facebook sent me a link to an article saying that medical errors may be the third leading cause of death, after heart disease and cancer.  According to the post on CNN’s web site, there … Continue reading

Home Care Overtime Fight is not Dead

The fight over home care overtime is not over.  On December 23, 2015, the Attorneys General for twelve states filed a brief Amici Curiae with the Supreme Court of The United States in support of the appeal filed the the Home … Continue reading

Only 65 Days to Get Ready for ObamaCare

by Stephen Tweed January 1, 2016 marks the final phase of the Employer Mandate under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act – aka ObamaCare.  All home care companies with 50 or more full time equivalent employees will be required … Continue reading