When you hear someone is a “good patient,” what do you picture? Most people would probably describe a good patient as someone who dutifully follows their doctor’s orders. A better term might be “smart patient,” meaning somebody who actively partners with their care team to achieve their best health outcome.
Month: July 2017
Meet HCD’s Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist
If you have diabetes or pre-diabetes, you probably know that the knowledge your healthcare team provides is critical to managing your condition. These professionals are specially trained to talk with you about topics such as healthful eating, exercise, and how to manage your diabetes so you can keep your blood sugar in range and decrease the chance of developing complications.
Home Care Delivered Welcomes Elizabeth Veliz as Senior Vice President of Human Resources
Richmond, VA (January 2022) Home Care Delivered, Inc. (HCD) a leading provider of insurance-covered medical supplies for people with chronic health conditions is pleased to welcome Elizabeth Veliz to the company’s Senior Leadership Team as the Senior Vice President of Human Resources.
Chris Hammond Joins Home Care Delivered a Senior Vice President of Operations
Richmond, VA (October 2021) Home Care Delivered, Inc. (HCD) a leading provider of insurance-covered medical supplies for people with chronic health conditions is pleased to welcome Chris Hammond to the company’s Executive Team as the Senior Vice President of Operations.
Medication Mistakes: Facts and Fixes
Anybody who has ever taken a medication (which is probably just about everyone!) knows it’s easy to take the wrong dose, repeat a dose, or mistake one bottle for another.
Medicare v. Medicaid—Similar Names, Different Benefits
If you’re old enough to remember Peter Pan collars and Sandy Koufax’s perfect game against the Cubs, you probably remember a time before Medicare and Medicaid. These programs were signed into law by President Lyndon Johnson on July 30, 1965, although the idea of universal, national healthcare dates back to President Truman in the 1940s.
Josh Pearson Joins Home Care Delivered as Director of Program Management
Richmond, VA (August 2021) Home Care Delivered, Inc. (HCD), a leading provider of insurance-covered medical supplies for people with chronic health conditions, celebrated the company’s 25th anniversary on August 15th and the same day marked another major milestone with 5 million orders shipped to customers throughout the United States.