How Starting a Home Care Agency Increases Your Community’s Social Capital

Starting a Home Care Agency

The concept of social capital is broadly defined as “the resources available to individuals and groups through their social connections and communities” (p. 395). Of course, like most academic definitions, this one continues to evolve as it is contested, expanded, and refocused, but it is generally accepted as a “public good” that is made available … Continue reading How Starting a Home Care Agency Increases Your Community’s Social Capital

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Steady Wins the Race: Executive Care’s Franchise Growth Strategy

At Executive Care, a New-Jersey based home care franchise company, a franchisee is not just a number. The ambitious franchisees who decide to embark on this journey of financial independence with Executive Care are not forgotten and left to fend for themselves. The outstanding customer service and support that Executive Care provides to its franchisees … Continue reading Steady Wins the Race: Executive Care’s Franchise Growth Strategy

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Understanding Chronic Care Needs: Global Research Supports Home Care Franchise Model

Today’s post reviews the study by Schoen et al (2009) to show two ways that global research supports the growth of the home care franchise model. Introduction: Ethos and Hypotheses  In their 2008 study, researchers Schoen, Osborn, How, Doty, and Peugh (2009) surveyed levels of chronic illness in the United States. These levels were then … Continue reading Understanding Chronic Care Needs: Global Research Supports Home Care Franchise Model

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The Science of Staffing: Research Supports Top Senior Care Franchise Systems

Senior Care Franchise Staffing

Today’s post is all about the “science of staffing” top senior care franchises: what good staffing means, why it’s important for clients and franchisees alike, and which companies do it best. Today, healthcare staff are needed more than ever. Longer lifespans mean an increase in chronic conditions, many of which require live-in care to manage. … Continue reading The Science of Staffing: Research Supports Top Senior Care Franchise Systems

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