Report: Massive Home Health Aide Shortage by 2025

No home health insiders will be surprised to learn that the industry faces a shortage of workers in the future, if not the present, but a new report from Mercer indicates the shortage will be far more acute than many feared. Half of the top ten jobs expected to grow fastest over the next decade…

Caseloads and Turnover Rates Decline for Home Health LPNs and HCAs

Turnover rates and caseloads declined for home health licensed practical nurses (LPN) and health care aides (HCA), according to the 2017-2018 Home Care Salary & Benefits Report, released late last week by the Hospital & Healthcare Compensation Service (HCS). The average caseload for LPNs decreased 4.61%; Home Care Aide caseloads decreased 5.34%.  Turnover rates for…