Port Washington, NY (PRWEB) May 13, 2013
Sandata Technologies, LLC, an industry leader in technology solutions to the Home Care market, and Home Care Personal Services, a locally recognized provider of outstanding in-home services to clients across northern Illinois, announced the signing of a Letter of Intent for Sandata to provide its Electronic Visit Verification™ (“EVV™”) solution for Home Care Personal Service’s various home-based programs. By designating Sandata as its EVV partner, Home Care Personal Services is confirming its corporate focus of increasing consistency, improving quality of service for their patients, and increasing overall program efficiency across their multiple office locations.
Sandata’s Electronic Visit Verification solution validates visit information at the point of care with 24/7 accessibility. With Sandata’s solution, caregivers can provide real-time visit information using multiple modalities, including the patients’ telephone, mobile phone technology, or through the use of patented technology, Fixed Visit Verification™. Using this system, caregivers will be able to capture critical information during home visits, including arrival and departure times, location of service delivery, client and care provider IDs, tasks performed during a visit, and overall client status.
According to Laura Bishop, Vice President, Home Care Personal Services, “We have selected Sandata’s system to help us better manage our business through consistent and streamlined visit processes across our multiple locations. We are confident that Sandata’s Electronic Visit Verification will not only help Home Care Personal Services to increase overall organizational efficiency, but will support our model of providing high quality care for our patients”.
According to Tom Underwood, Sandata’s Chief Executive Officer, "We are proud to expand our footprint in Illinois. Home Care Personal Services offers valuable programs and services to those in need and we are excited to provide them with the right technology to effectively and efficiently support their multi-location business and enhance the quality of care.”
About Sandata Technologies, LLC
Sandata provides a complete package of information technology solutions, which includes scheduling, time and attendance, billing, payroll, compliance and clinical applications for the home healthcare industry. Sandata’s suite of products includes Santrax® Electronic Visit Verification, the market leading time and attendance product, Santrax® Agency Management and Santrax® Payor Management, web-based software solutions with features including voice biometrics to perform speaker verification, and a jurisdictional view dashboard solution for states and other payors, municipalities and the home care agency market, and Santrax® Point-of-Care, mobile assessment capabilities provide support for face-to-face clinical and non-clinical in-home assessments.
Sandata’s solutions enable home healthcare agencies, whether Medicare, Medicaid, Commercial or Private Duty, government or managed care payers as well as any organization with a remote workforce to realize administrative cost savings, streamlined operational procedures, and significantly reduced paperwork burdens. Sandata has over 4,500 customers in all 50 states using its products in more than 500,000 homes and processes over 110 million telephone calls annually.
About Home Care Personal Services, Inc.
Home Care Personal Services, Inc. offers a variety of non-medical services from short-term help during an illness or recovering from surgery, to long-term care. With multiple locations across northern Illinois, Home Care Personal Services’ staff of well-trained employees has helped tens of thousands of people in over 25 counties throughout Illinois live at home and lead independent lives with grace and dignity. Home Care Personal Services’ Corporate headquarters is located in Naperville with three branch offices in Crystal Lake, Bourbonnais and Peoria.