Category Archives: executive care

Buying an Existing Care Business vs. Starting an Executive Care Franchise

The senior care industry is looking better than ever, and with record-setting growth on the horizon, entrepreneurs are looking at how they can get involved. Today’s post looks at what’s involved in buying a business versus starting an Executive Care franchise. Is buying an existing business right for me? One alternative to starting your own … Continue reading Buying an Existing Care Business vs. Starting an Executive Care Franchise

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

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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Executive Care’s Guide to Beginner Caregiving

Few people knowingly take on the role of full-time family homecare provider. It usually starts with an abrupt call from a parent or family member asking for help, to which we respond with full hearts and wonderful intentions. When these calls keep coming, or a serious health issue arises, the urgency of the moment stops … Continue reading Executive Care’s Guide to Beginner Caregiving

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Healthcare Franchises Helping to Meet America’s Mental Health Needs

Today’s post outlines America’s mental healthcare history, foregrounding the ways that Executive Care franchisees have helped meet new care needs. Looking Back: Mental Health Crises in America Back in the early 2000s, the American health care system was in crisis. Specialist turnover rates soared as payment levels decreased, and access to care dropped accordingly. In … Continue reading Healthcare Franchises Helping to Meet America’s Mental Health Needs

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