March 25, 2022
HEALTHCAREfirst is the leading provider of Web-based home health and hospice software, outsourced billing and coding services, and advanced analytics.
The Hospice Honors program recognizes hospices providing the highest level of quality as measured from the caregiver’s point of view. Of over 4,000 hospice providers in the U.S., only 352 received honors or honors elite status.
Award criteria were based on Hospice CAHPS® (Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems) survey results for an evaluation period of October 2019 through September 2020. Each award recipient was identified by evaluating performance on a set of 24 quality indicator measures. Each CAHPS® survey measures several indicators surrounding patient experience such as getting timely help, communicating with family, treating patient with respect and more.
“In 2020, Hospice of Davidson County patients benefited from more than 25,000 visits in their homes or residences from our care team members,” said Hospice of Davidson County CEO, Laura Owen. “Thanks to our dedicated staff, we’re honored to receive this national recognition for the seventh consecutive year.”
Hospice of Davidson County cares for more than 130 patients every day in a variety of locations including private homes, long-term care and skilled-nursing facilities and at the Henry Etta & Bruce Hinkle Hospice House, the only inpatient hospice facility in Davidson County.
About Hospice of Davidson County
For almost 40 years, Hospice of Davidson County has been a recognized leader in the advancement of quality end-of-life care across the Piedmont Triad region. Each day, the ACHC accredited agency provides comfort for more than 130 patients and their families, in a variety of locations, including private homes, in long-term care and skilled-nursing facilities and at the Henry Etta & Bruce Hinkle Hospice House, the only inpatient hospice facility in Davidson County. For more information, please visit our Facebook.
HEALTHCAREfirst provides web-based technologies and services to improve business and clinical operations for over four thousand home health and hospice providers across the United States. Based in Springfield, MO and one of the fastest growing providers of its kind, the company provides agency and clinical management software, outsourced revenue cycle management services (billing, coding and OASIS Review), CAHPS surveys, and advanced analytics, in any combination. HEALTHCAREfirst’s breadth of solutions offers agencies a single source to improve patient care, create operational efficiencies, increase profitability, and simplify CMS compliance. With HEALTHCAREfirst, agencies can focus on patients instead of paperwork. For more information, please call 800.841.6095 or visit the company’s website at www.healthcarefirst.com.
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15th ANNUAL RIDE FOR ANGELS TO BE HELD JULY 16th
LEXINGTON, N.C. – (May 4, 2022) – Hospice of Davidson County will host its 15th Annual Hospice of Davidson County Ride For Angels Saturday, July 16. The 75-mile motorcycle ride, which winds through Davidson County, will depart at 11 a.m. from Denton FarmPark, located at 1072 Cranford Rd, Denton, N.C. Since 2008, the Ride For… Read More ›
TWO HOSPICE OF DAVIDSON COUNTY STAFF APPOINTED TO NATIONAL COMMITTEES
Hospice of Davidson County, a recognized leader in the advancement of quality end-of-life care, is pleased to have two staff representatives serving on National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization professional work groups. Glen Hubbard, CPA, MBA, CHFP, and the Agency’s Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer, serves on the NHPCO Finance and Information Systems Steering Committee.… Read More ›
HOSPICE OF DAVIDSON COUNTY TO HOST ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT APRIL 7
Hospice of Davidson County will host its 13th annual golf tournament Thursday, April 7 at Sapona Ridge Country Club. The four-person Captain’s Choice event encourages participants to organize their own team but can also pair individual golfers. Individual registration is $85 per person and includes green fees, cart, lunch, beverages and, snacks throughout the event, while team registration runs $450… Read More ›
HOSPICE OF DAVIDSON COUNTY SPREADS VALENTINE’S DAY CHEER
Hospice of Davidson County hosted its fifth annual Hearts for Hospice sending its “Cupid Crew” across Davidson County to safely distribute valentine’s goodies to the agency’s patients and their families. Armed with handmade cards, stuffed animals, candy, flowers and balloons, volunteers dropped off items on the front porches of patients and their families at their… Read More ›