Home Health Care

Electronic Documentation for Home Health Care Providers

To learn about how Home Health Care services are being documented on Therap

Are you facing any of these issues documenting home health care services?

  • Need a comprehensive home health care technology system

  • Need tools to for data to follow transition from hospital to home

  • Need tools to track for reporting CMS mandated home health care outcome measures

  • Inaccuracies in service provision data

Therap’s documentation software features tools for health care service providers helping individuals manage their treatment, recovery or chronic illness at home, including health and clinical tracking and reporting to measure improved functional outcomes.

How Therap Can Help

Therap’s Electronic Health Records (EHR) software assists home health care professionals including Registered Nurses, LPNs, CNAs, and various licensed clinical providers, in tracking intermittent skilled nursing care and rehabilitative services, treatment or therapy and other personal care to at-home patients. Therap’s toolbox of health and service provision modules present a documentation solution where data can seamlessly follow the transition of service from hospital or initial assessment to the home.

  • Demographic and Identification data, Insurance, family contacts and clinical/service providers, including doctors, speech and language pathologists, occupational therapists
  • Medical profiles including diagnoses, allergies and medications
  • Guidelines, information and emergency contacts
  • Schedule and document appointments with doctors, therapists, pathologists and other professionals
  • Track lab tests, immunizations and allergies
  • Monitor health status, rehabilitation and health outcomes through reports
  • Track scheduled, administered and PRN medications
  • Overview of due and overdue medications
  • Track critical incidents, injuries and events
  • Notification, review
  • Integrated incident management
  • Track significant health and quality of life outcomes for holistic care
  • Share Admit/Discharge/Transfer documents from hospitalizations/admissions
  • Note disclosures
  • Social and family histories, patient notes
  • Links Plan of Care
  • Acuity rating and risk outcomes
  • HIPAA Compliant
  • View & Enter Progress Notes
  • View & Collect Service Data
  • Information submitted is through the app and not saved to the device

Scheduling/Electronic Visit Verification

  • Calendar based schedule building
  • Service and limits are coordinated with Service Authorizations
  • Primary check-in/out via Therap mobile app (iOS and Android) – includes GPS location
  • Check-in/out optional in the regular Therap web application

Individual Care Plans

  • Over 1,000 customizable templates in a provider-generated library
  • Assignable to Health Care Plans and Assessments
To learn about how Home Health Care services are being documented on Therap

The goals and multidisciplinary nature of home health care services present challenges to quality measurement that differ from those found in a more traditional hospital setting. The CMS mandates reporting of home health care outcome measures.

Patient Safety and Quality: An Evidence-Based Handbook for Nurses, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US), 2008

Managing continuous transitions between care setting (hospital to home)

The Future of Home Health Care: Workshop Summary, Institute of Medicine and National Research Council, 2015

Lack of Data analysis to assess current home health care conditions

The Future of Home Health Care: Workshop Summary, Institute of Medicine and National Research Council, 2015