Pendulum offers a wide-variety of on-location services for hospice and home health care organizations, including our signature one-day professional liability risk assessments as well as focused reviews of specific areas of concern and customized clinical consulting.
Pendulum’s hospice and home health care services are performed by highly skilled consultants who have direct experience as leaders in these fields. All on location services can be customized to fit the client’s needs. Assessments include a written report with recommendations for changes.
Both hospice and home health care organizations are facing the challenges that come with rapid growth due to an aging population, extensive regulatory changes, partnering with hospitals through accountable care organizations, and stricter requirements for provision of services. As the complexity and use of services expands, organizations are at greater risk of liability claims unless they have sound risk management practices in place.
Pendulum, a leader in the healthcare liability risk control arena, provides risk management consulting services to help organizations manage their risk and strengthen their defensibility in the event of a claim.
While working with your organization, our consultants review and evaluate a number of clinical and operational areas. A standard risk assessment covers policies and processes related to:
I give Pendulum my highest regard and have no hesitation in recommending them for your risk management program.
Extremely thorough and they ask all the right questions. The loss control expert who reviewed this facility is to be commended for a superb job. It’s clear that Pendulum really understands these types of risks, as there are so few in the industry who truly do. Great job. Thank you.
This was absolutely the best, most thorough risk management visit we’ve ever had.
Depending on the services requested, the assessment process is customized to fit the need of the organization. The assessment may be risk- or compliance-oriented.
Some examples of the areas reviewed during the assessment process include:
Pendulum offers several varieties of assessments:
An organization can also choose a focused assessment that includes customized services to meet their needs in areas such as documentation, fall, skin integrity, elopement management, risk and quality programming, etc
Pendulum offers more than 22 years of risk management consulting experience to assist organizations in minimizing liability risk and strengthening defensibility. We provide a wide range of risk management services and take pride in our ability to provide customized services to meet our client’s needs.
Our skilled risk control consultants have consulting expertise in a wide variety of clinical and non-clinical settings, allowing them to identify potential areas of risk and provide recommendations based on risk management strategies that have been identified through national claims and litigation activities