What does the new coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak mean for your business?
The new coronavirus pandemic is serious, and its effects are rippling through healthcare.
Join CareAcademy's co-founders, Helen Adeosun, EdM and Dr. Madhuri Reddy along with Kevin Smith, CEO of Best of Care and President of The Home Care Aide Council, and Colin Zick, Partner and Co-Chair of the COVID-19 Task Force at Foley Hoag Law Firm for a panel discussion on the following questions:
- How this will affect the home care industry?
- What will this mean for your home care agency?
- What are some things regarding business planning and health care planning you should take into consideration?
About the Panelists
Dr. Madhuri Reddy, Chief Medical Officer and Co-Founder of CareAcademy, is a specialist in Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine, and holds appointments at Harvard Medical School & Hebrew SeniorLife. For years she has seen first hand the struggles that families and caregivers go through while caring for older adults. Dr. Reddy has published several research papers in prestigious medical journals, book chapters, and also a book for families/caregivers.
Kevin Smith is President of The Home Care Council and CEO of Best of Care, Inc. He believes that a 360-degree approach is critical to serving the agency’s aging and disabled clients, wherever they choose to call home. Kevin played a critical role in expanding Best of Care’s geographic reach. He oversaw Best of Care’s 2013 acquisition of Boston-based Independence Home Care and 2014 acquisition of Westwood-based Access Home Care. To serve clients and their families on the Cape, in 2015 Kevin opened a Best of Care office in Dennis.
About Your Moderator
Helen Adeosun, CEO and Co-Founder of CareAcademy, has had a career in driving outcomes for adult learners. She has worked with Teach for America, Boston Public Schools, and Pearson Education as well as a number of companies focused on caregiving issues. She holds a B.A. from the University of Notre Dame in Politics and Arabic Studies and an EdM. from the Harvard Graduate School of Education in Education Policy and Management.