Home Care for Elderly in Their Own Homes
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10 Choices That Can Help You Live Longer
(1 days ago) In addition to improving cardiovascular and pulmonary health, those who exercise regularly have a 12% to 23% lower risk of bladder, breast, colon and stomach cancers. Sports and physical training strengthen muscles and bones, improve heart health, reduce inflammation, nourish cognitive abilities, moderate hormones and supply many more benefits.
(1 days ago) Landmark Health was created in 2013 to transform how health care is delivered to the most medically vulnerable. We have quickly grown to be one of the nation’s leading risk-bearing medical groups focused exclusively on caring for the most complex and chronically ill populations. We have locations in 15 states and bear risk over 114,000 patients.
What Is Age-Friendly Health Care
(3 days ago) “If health care professionals don’t understand the fundamental principles of how to care for older people, harm happens,” Bonner said. Bonner gave the example of a physician not being educated on the basic principles of prescribing medications for older adults and adding too …
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Landmark Health
(9 days ago) Wellesley, MA (July 23, 2019) – Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Landmark Health (), an industry leader of in-home medical care, have entered into an agreement to offer a new care coordination program for chronically ill Medicare Advantage members with complex health and social needs. The Landmark program brings care to high-need patients where they reside, treating the whole patient …
Browse Our Home Health Care Jobs
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In Home Healthcare: 40 Under 40 Healthcare Innovators
(4 days ago) Cong ratulations to Landmark’s Chris Johnson – Vice President, General Manager for the Massachusetts market – the recipient of MedTech Boston’s 40 Under 40 Healthcare Innovators award!. Chris joined Landmark in 2017 to launch and run the Massachusetts operations. He built and leads an interdisciplinary team of clinicians, nurses, operators, and clinical administrators who provide in
Home Healthcare Services in Kentucky
(3 days ago) Call your health plan or Landmark at the number below to see if you qualify. Landmark is available to patients who qualify for the program through their health insurance company. Eligible patients have multiple chronic health conditions and are actively enrolled in one of the following health plans.
In Home Care for Seniors in Michigan
(3 days ago) Landmark is available to patients who qualify for the program through their health insurance company. Eligible patients have multiple chronic health conditions and are actively enrolled in the following health plan. If you, or a loved one, are a member of this plan, call to see if you qualify for Landmark. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan.
Immune Health and Aging in the Age of the Coronavirus
(4 days ago) Health professionals have been warning for years that another pandemic was inevitable. They didn’t know when or where it might strike, but they did understand one harsh reality: When it hit, it would take a greater toll on the old than the young. They knew this because virtually every disease takes a greater toll on the old than the young. It
Landmark Health In Home Health Care Services Terms and
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Focusing in on Healthcare Risk Management
(7 days ago) Focusing in on Healthcare Risk Management. During Healthcare Risk Management Week, celebrated June 17–21, Landmark recognizes the important work that our risk management and patient safety professionals do to ensure that our patients receive safe health care. Andrew Krause, a Clinical Supervisor for Landmark in Ohio, is one of our many
HealthTeam Advantage and Landmark Health Bring Back House
(5 days ago) Landmark Health and its affiliated medical groups (Landmark) partner with health plans and delivery systems to bring patient-centric, in-home care to complex and chronically ill populations. The company bears risk for more than 100,000 lives across 14 states. Landmark provides access to care 24/7 to patients and their families.
Behavioral Health Support as Part of Comprehensive Care
(6 days ago) In-home visits make a difference in behavioral health diagnosis and treatment. Landmark’s providers and behavioral health specialists work together to identify and treat patients’ physical and behavioral health needs. Through home visits, Landmark grows to understand social and behavioral aspects of the patient’s health that may not be noticed in the primary care office.
Landmark’s Patient-Centered Approach to Palliative Care
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How Chronic Loneliness Can Trigger Health Problems
(1 days ago) Research has shown that loneliness can lead to depression, which, untreated, can eventually lead to serious physical health issues, Hawkley says. When a person experiences loneliness, the level of the stress hormone “cortisol” increases, which can compromise the immune system and lead to inflammation in the body.
What Is Chronic Kidney Disease
(1 days ago)  Orlich M, et al. Vegetarian Dietary Patterns and Mortality in Adventist Health Study 2. Journal of the American Medical Association. 2013; 173(13): 1230-1238 The information provided herein is intended for your general knowledge only and is not a substitute for professional medical advice or treatment for specific medical conditions.
Landmark Health Home Health Care
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After COVID-19: A Health Care Forecast for Older Americans
(8 days ago) Some have health issues (like dementia, hearing loss and impaired vision) preventing them from using telehealth. And some need translation services. Mario Schlosser, CEO of the tech-focused health insurer Oscar, noted that the total number of health visits by his policyholders during the pandemic has dropped in half.
Using Technology for Senior Care Services
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Food Farmacy Shows Positive Effects on
(1 days ago) This fall, Landmark Health (Landmark), in partnership with Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino (CAP-SB), launched the “Food Farmacy” pilot program. This diabetes management program was inspired by Geisinger Health Systems Food Farmacy in Pennsylvania. The program is designed to: address food insecurity, provide fresh produce, and
How to Qualify for Home Health Care
(7 days ago) House calls are back! Landmark partners with health plans to provide in-home medical services to eligible patients. Landmark doctors, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants do in-home check-ups, urgent visits, and post-discharge visits—on your schedule.
Coronavirus: What to Know if You Have a
(7 days ago) Take Extra Precautions if You Have a Chronic Condition. For this reason, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends that people with chronic health conditions take extra steps to reduce the risk of COVID-19. These steps are in addition to recommendations for all people, including washing hands often, staying at least six
Notice of Privacy Practices
(9 days ago) Landmark Health is dedicated to: Maintaining the privacy of your health information. Providing you with this Notice of our legal duties and privacy practices with respect to health information we collect and maintain about you. Abiding by the terms of this Notice. Notifying you if we are unable to agree to a requested restriction and in most
Landmark Health Announces the New President, Chris Goldsmith
(1 days ago) Landmark Health has been executing on its vision of providing high quality medical care to the frailest patients in the country. The result has been a significant improvement in quality outcomes combined with a reduction in unnecessary and costly hospitalizations.
Landmark Health Makes 200,000th House Call Visit
(6 days ago) Landmark Health Makes 200,000th House Call Visit! Healing Health Care in America. One House Call at a Time. Recently, a Landmark Health provider scaled the steps of a low-income apartment in San Diego to provide care to an elderly woman with severe lung disease. The provider himself, a recently retired flight surgeon from the US Air Force, was
Importance of Mental Health
(2 days ago) Mental health refers to a person’s emotional, psychological and social well-being. It impacts how one thinks, feels and acts. Because of the broad scope and impact of mental health, at Landmark we refer to mental health as “behavioral health.”
House Call Conversations: Behavioral Health at Landmark Health
(1 days ago) House Call Conversations: Behavioral Health at Home. Landmark's behavioral health team takes a comprehensive approach to care, identifying and treating physical and mental needs in the home. Chronic disease causes major limitations in daily living for more than one of every ten Americans and substantially increases the risk of mental disorders.
Transition to Hospice: Sam's Story
(3 days ago) Transition to Hospice: Sam’s Story. For some patients with only a short time to live, Landmark can help maximize the patient’s health and well-being, both physically and mentally, and eventually transition to hospice care. Such was the case with Salvatore Persico. Salvatore Persico “Sam” was born and lived in Ravena, New York all his life.
House Call Doctors
(1 days ago) Health plans contract with Landmark and generally pay a fee for each patient under Landmark’s services. Landmark brings care to these patients when and where they need it, thereby helping them stay well at home and avoiding unnecessary trips to the hospital. This can save the patient and the health …
May is Mental Health Month
(7 days ago) Mental Health Misconceptions. There are several common misconceptions about mental health, such as mental health problems being caused by weakness or character flaws, or that people with mental health issues can pull themselves out of it without help.
Anna Gill Chief Human Resources Officer Landmark Health
(2 days ago) Anna is the Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) of Landmark Health. As an innovative business leader, Anna brings significant experience in high-growth healthcare companies to Landmark. Previously, she was Head of Human Resources for Aetna’s Service Operations, overseeing HR strategy and delivery for up to 20,000 employees nationwide.
House Calls, Past and Present
(9 days ago) Landmark house calls can make the patient and family feel supported through routine home visits, urgent visits, post-discharge visits, and 24/7 phone support. Regular in-home visits by a multidisciplinary team can: Identify new health conditions and prevent conditions from getting worse. Landmark’s in-home medical model includes the
How whole patient care can help reduce spend and improve
(8 days ago) Landmark Health has developed innovative ways to team up with health plans and delivery systems to bring holistic care to patients with complex conditions. Through house calls, video visits, and phone support, Landmark provides: • routine medical care, • urgent visits, • post-hospital visits, • behavioral health support, • social work
AMERICA’S PHYSICIAN GROUPS
(Just Now) the health of Medicare patients—and reduce rehospitalizations. • Bridging volume and value models by changing the approach to primary care and developing key competencies in population health. •eating high-touch programs to support high-risk patients—whileCr lowering costs, hospital readmissions, and days spent in skilled nursing
Addressing Social Determinants of Health
(4 days ago) Improve health outcomes and lower the cost of care for complex and chronically ill patient populations “Implementing Healthify’s SDoH solutions to support Landmark’s goals is a vital next step in the movement toward value-based care,” shared Healthify CEO and Cofounder Manik Bhat. “Landmark is a key leader in meeting the needs of
House Call Conversations: Closing Care Gaps
(8 days ago) Landmark Health looks at health care through a different lens; Landmark enhances Joe’s health care experience and assist PCPs in extending their care beyond the office and into Joe’s home. Landmark Health is a medical group that focuses on delivering in-home medical care services to the most chronically ill.
Audrey Hernandez Lead Talent Acquisition Landmark Health
(4 days ago) Audrey joined Landmark Health in 2017, bringing with her eighteen years of recruitment experience. She has successfully managed the recruiting process for all levels, from new graduates to executive leadership. She enjoys working collaboratively, listening to what is important to an individual at every stage of their career.