Assessing and Addressing Your COVID-19 Risk
How do HME providers manage their COVID-19 risk and negate spread of infection? Accreditation expert Sandra Canally shares a truckload of specific, how-to tips for the storefront location, the warehouse and for deliveries out in the field.
- By David Kopf
- Apr 09, 2020
In a special episode of the HMEB Podcast, accreditation expert Sandra Canally, RN, founder and CEO of The Compliance Team, outlines specific processes and procedures HME providers can implement throughout their businesses to assess and address COVID-19 exposure.
Canally shares a virtual mountain of how-to tips on practices HME providers can apply at the storefront, in the warehouse, and out in the field to help protect their patients and staff, while continuing to provide care and services. (Be sure to keep a pen and notepad handy, because Sandy shares a ton of practical information.)
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In the previous episode of the HMEB Podcast, which was sponsored by PlayMaker Health, Ty Bello, president of HME sales and management consulting firm Team @Work, discussed how interviews he conducted with 22 HME providers of varying care categories and business models started to show some common responses to COVID-19 being implemented across the HME industry. His research covered all aspects of HME: sales; engaging with patients at the business and in the home; telehealth; deliveries; working with referral providers; and operations.
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David Kopf is the Publisher and Executive Editor of HME Business and DME Pharmacy magazines. Follow him on Twitter at @postacutenews.