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Annual Resident Carnival Sponsored by Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services

Annual Resident Carnival - September 21, 2017
Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services helped sponsor Deer Meadows Retirement Community's annual resident carnival. At our table all attendees had a chan...
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To Move into the Future, We Must First Embrace the Past: Veterans History Project

Iwo Jima War Memorial in Arlington, VA
War is not a pretty ordeal. Most Americans are aware of this reality, but without keeping documents alive—pictures, firsthand reports, and other memorabilia—the...
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The Best Home Care in Philadelphia

The Best Home Care For Your Loved Ones
Getting high-quality and dependable home care is no longer a challenge anymore; well, at least not in Philadelphia. An increasing number of patients are benefit...
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Efficiency Meets Health Information Exchange - keyHIE

keyHIE Information Exchange
Our health is important us—the latter holds no surprise. With knowledge never-endingly pioneering into medical innovations at a non-stop acceleration, healthcare has reflected much of the revolutionizing methods involved. However, life still throws many curve balls our way, and maintaining health ca...
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At the State Capitol with the Pennsylvania Home Care Association (PHA)

Terry Barley, Deputy Secretary, Dept of Aging, Irene Dudley, DMHHSS Clinical Director,Julia Taylor, Family Caregiver, The Honorable Tim Hennessey (R-26), Kate Liggins, DMHHSS Private Duty Manager.
On Tuesday 6/13/17 , family caregivers from across the state joined Pennsylvania Home Care Association (PHA) at the state Capitol to unveil a PHA's new resource...
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5 Star CMS In-Home Care Celebration with State Representative Jason Dawkins

 Star CMS In-Home Care Celebration with State Representative Jason Dawkins
 We are pleased to announce we have had a CMS Home Health Compare 5 Star party at Gallo's Seafood Restaurant located in Philadelphia which was attended by ...
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Pennsylvania Home Care Association (PHA)’s Annual Conference at Kalahari Resorts in the Poconos

PHA Annual Conference - Kalahari Resorts, Poconos
  Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services, LLC.'s (DMHHSS) Administrator, Stanley Rynkiewicz, RN, MSN, WCC, DWC, CCS, NHA, and Clinical Director, Ire...
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Dedication Recognized: HHC 5 Star Rating Celebration!

HHC 5 Star Rating
Our medical professionals have continuously shared their dedication for a healthier tomorrow with every one of their patients. Whether it be Occupational Therapy to get you back on your feet, or it be Speech Therapy to aid with the way you speak, Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services goes fu...
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Pennsylvania Home Care Associations (PHA)’s Lobby Day in Harrisburg at the State Capitol

PHA Lobby Day at the State Capitol in Harrisburg
Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services, LLC Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Servicess representatives (Stanley Rynkiewicz, Administrator, Irene Dudl...
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Lieutenant Governor Michael J Stack III Congratulates Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services

Pennsylvania State Capitol Building
Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services, LLC (DMHHSS)'s representatives (Stanley Rynkiewicz, Administrator, Irene Dudley, Clinical Director, Gina Grosh, Oasis/Coding Manager, Kathleen Liggins, Private Duty Manager, Riley Roberts Marketing and Sales Director and Matthew Mortka, Community Liaiso...
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PHA’s Pre-Lobby Day Dinner at Duke’s Restaurant in Wormleysburg, PA

Pre Lobby Day Dinner
Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services, LLC representatives (Stanley Rynkiewicz, Administrator, Irene Dudley, Clinical Director, Gina Grosh, Oasis/Coding...
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Forum Honoring Direct Care Worker Nominees for the 2017 Pennsylvania Direct Care Worker of the Year Award

Diane Scott - Nominee
On Tuesday, April 4 th Kate Liggins, Private Duty Manager, and Diane Scott, full time Certified Nursing Assistant, attended a forum honoring the 164 direct care...
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A Deadly Distraction: Texting and Driving

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In today's fast pace environment, where most us find ourselves shuffling multiple tasks per day like an old riddle book, it is no secret that distractions have ...
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Occupational Therapy Month: Let Us Recognize #OccupationalTherapyMonth!

Occupational Therapy Month #occupationaltherapymonth
Every year since 1980, the medical community sets aside an entire month to recognize a very special group of physicians. The month of April is a time for us to ...
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Proposed Rule to Extend the Effective Date for the Home Health Conditions of Participation (HHCoPS)

CMS Conditions of Participation Extension
The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) has been advocating for a delay to the implementation date since thefinal rule for the HHCoPs was published. NAHC sent a letter to the acting Secretary for U.S. Department of Health & Human Services on February 2, and has since been in ...
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Philadelphia: Working Together Networking Breakfast

Philadelphia Working Together Breakfast
Keynote Speaker: Michael J. Stack III, Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania Greater Northeast Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce brought together Philadelphia’s International Chambers of Commerce and business organizations as we welcome Lieutenant Governor Mike Stack. The Lt. Governor will speak about ...
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New Home Health Rules Should Help Patients But Will They Be Delayed?

new-home-health-rules
by Judith Graham , Kaiser Health News Home health agencies will be required to become more responsive to patients and their caregivers under the first major overhaul of rules governing these organizations in almost 30 years. The  federal regulations , published last month, specify the condition...
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We Were Again Rated CMS 5-Stars in Philadelphia Home Care!

5 Star Rating
We have made the Pennsylvania Homecare Association proud again this year, as Deer Meadows Home Health & Support Services, LLC claims yet another 5 Star Rating from the CMS (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services)! We are honored to accept this achievement, and will continue to provide qual...
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ACO (Accountable Care Organization), What’s That?

ACO
The ACA (Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act) sought out to implement innovation into the medical world. Their plan was to create an improved quality of safe healthcare, while also managing to reduce costs for Medicare patients. In the beginning of 2012, the ACA accomplished their goal, and o...
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2016 Meet the Legislators Breakfast

2016 Meet the Legislators Breakfast
Confirmed officials as of Nov. 15 include: Congressman Brendan Boyle Councilman Bobby Henon Commissioner Lisa M. Deeley District Attorney Seth Williams City Controller Alan Butkovitz Sen. John Sabatina Rep. John Taylor Rep. Mike Driscoll Rep. Ed Neilson Rep. Jared Solomon Lou Feinberg attending on b...
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