AxisCare Blog

2017 Assisting Hands Conference

Last week, AxisCare had the privilege of attending the Assisting Hands conference in Playa del Carmen, and we had such a great time! At the conference, we we're able to finally meet some of our current clients in person and give a presentation about the new features AxisCare plans to release in the near future. While there, Todd was on an expert panel that discussed lead generation, how to develop referral sources, digital marketing efforts... [more]


AxisCare Published in Benchmarking Study

Todd Allen, AxisCare president, was recently published in the Home Care Pulse 2017 Benchmarking Study! Home Care Pulse publishes the annual study to help inform agency owners about industry standards and best practices. To get your copy of the report, check out their site

To view Todd's article, click here


AxisCare Presents at 1 Million Cups

This morning, AxisCare President Todd Allen was chosen to present at 1 Million Cups Waco! Every Wednesday morning, Wacoans get together at the historic Hippodrome Theatre to hear how local small businesses are working within the community. After his presentation on AxisCare, Todd was asked about how our business can help impact home care agency owners, the clients they serve and the Waco community. Our goals of empowering agency owners to provide best in... [more]


HCAOA Helping Agencies Grow

At AxisCare, we believe that education can be the difference between an agency thriving in growth and having to close their doors. The Home Care Association of America spends quite a bit of time helping to educate agencies in the industry, and the membership based group organizes events nationwide to empower agency owners like yourself. Through conferences, state meetings and webinars, the HCAOA helps inform home care agency owners of best practices and legislation as... [more]


HomeHero Announces Close

On Friday, HomeHero, a “home care industry disruptor,” announced they were closing their business. The organization sought to provide affordable in home care by contracting caregivers instead of employing them through a typical agency model.

Home Hero was started by Kyle Hill in 2013 as a way to provide more affordable home care to the rapidly rising number of seniors choosing to age in place. Hill viewed agencies as “being grossly inefficient” and costs of care... [more]


Is Your Home Care Agency Using Social Media Effectively?

Social Media can be an incredibly powerful tool to connecting to potential new clients, but only when utilized correctly. Having an internet absence may lead those in your community to thinking that you are too busy to find new business- which means you’re too busy for them.

Develop an initial media strategy. What mediums would you like to attract attention from? How many times a week or month do you want to post? Would you like... [more]


Technology Helping Seniors Stay Independent

In years past, aging in the home has garnered visions of lonely seniors relying on life alert buttons to rescue them from the kitchen floor.

Technology has certainly made aging easier in the past few years. Systems now exist to order goods and groceries from the internet, adjust the thermostat and keep in touch with loved ones afar.

Amazon Alexa can answer questions, order products from Amazon, control sound systems and even send an Uber to... [more]


What Could You Be Doing with All the Extra Time Saved with AxisCare Home Care Software?

So you’re a new AxisCare client and now you’re not sure what to do with all of the extra time you have since simplifying your front office operations. Have no fear, we can help!

Since you’ve got all of your scheduling in one place and caregivers can see their scheduled shifts without calling the office, you’ve got more time to recruit new clients. We recommend starting a client referral system!

With all of the time saved from... [more]