Press Releases

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Nicholas Nicoletta, Laura Neander, CEO of At Home Care, Inc.

At Home Care, Inc. Named as a Top Agency of the 2012 HomeCare Elite

Oneonta, NY — At Home Care, Inc., a part of the Bassett Healthcare Network, has been named to the Top 25 percent of the 2012 HomeCare Elite™, a compilation of the top-performing home health agencies in the United States. AHC has been on HomeCare Elite’s list of top home health agencies in the U.S. for the past several years, a considerable achievement given there are more than 10,000 home health agencies in the nation scored by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Read more...

National Association for Home Care & Hospice Applauds Joint Commission Positioning Statement Citing the Growing Demand, Effectiveness of Home Care Services

Home care is less expensive, reduces hospitalizations, and 'key step in achieving optimal health outcomes for many patients'

WASHINGTON D.C. (April 15, 2011) –The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) praised a Joint Commission positioning statement released this week, which reinforces that safe, quality, highly skilled and high-tech home care is the preferred choice of many Americans. The report – calling home care a ‘safe environment despite sicker patients’ – outlines the important role home care providers play in managing the transitions of patients out of institutional care settings, all while improving outcomes and harnessing costs. Read more...

Arcuri_sm-border.gifRep. Arcuri Joins At Home Care of Oneonta on Home Health Patient Visit to Demonstrate Importance of Medicare Home Health Services

As federal health reform debate continues, Rep. Arcuri calls for support of home health care

Congressman Rep. Michael Arcuri (D-N.Y.) goes on a "listening tour" among his constituents. Along with At Home Care CEO Laurie Neander, Arcuri visited the home of Jennie and Francis Pusateri, who suffers from heart failure and pulmonary conditions.

So that he can remain safely at home, Mr. Pusateri relies on Medicare-covered in-home physical therapy and nursing services recently ordered by his physician to treat and monitor his chronic condition, and to help end a past cycle of repeat hospitalizations. Read more...

Treating Joint Replacement

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At Home Care, Inc. in Oneonta, New York, has provided therapy care to patients since 1987. As leadership at At Home Care has reviewed its treatment of total joint replacement patients, it has reviewed all aspects of the home health experience – from admission to discharge and points in between – to make the experience as productive and quality driven as possible. Read more...

At Home Care, Inc. Named "Top 500" Home Health Care Provider - Dec 2009

Home Health Aide of the Year - Nov 2009

Home Health Aide Honored by HCA-NY - Nov 2009

Telehealth Benchmark Reporting - Oct 2008

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    MyHealthy Decisions | Research into Kidney Health

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