Ginny Kenyon of Kenyon HomeCare Consulting, wrote an insightful article called, How to Recruit Home Health Aides for Your Home Care Agency in her "Kenyon Connects" blog that you should give a read.
She offers 5 steps for home care agencies to take toward hiring quality home health aides, which we've listed here. Ginny's full article goes into detail about how to implement these steps, so be sure to click on the link above.
Have a Clear Profile for Potential Hires
Attract as Many Applicants For More Hiring Options
Designate One Person
Test Your Applicants
Management Must Be Involved
On a related note, our free white paper, The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Private-Duty Home Care Agencies offers folks a look at some Best Practices of what we've found successful private duty home care agencies possess.
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