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KaleidoCare and Clara Partner for Patients and Families

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We’re proud to partner with Clara, a platform empowering patients and caregivers by connecting them to trials that could offer a breakthrough treatment option and bring cures closer to reality. Visit www.clarahealth.com to learn more and search for a trial.

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KaleidoCare in the News!

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Check out the article on KaleidoCare by WisBusiness here: http://wisbusiness.com/index.iml?Article=386206   as well as the podcast: https://soundcloud.com/wispolitics/kaleidocare-podcast   Thank you!

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What’s in a name?

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Many times we get asked how did you come up with the name KaleidoCare? When the idea of KaleidoCare was born, before its name was KaleidoCare, it was very important to us to have a unique name that represented our patient advocacy firm. Butterflies have always had a symbolic presence to my family and I. […]

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Medical Billing Errors and What You Can Do

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Medical billing mistakes can and certainly do occur. More often than not these errors are not done with malicious intent, but regardless it is your money at stake and sometimes the stakes can be very high. You don’t have to a medical billing expert or auditor to look for red flags when it comes to […]

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Care Centers and Family Decisions

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Making the decision to put a loved one in a care facility, otherwise known as nursing home, can be an agonizing decision.  Forbes recently posted an article on the “shaming” that goes with placing parents/loved ones in care centers.  The article goes on to write how family members closest to the parent/loved one deal with guilt […]

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Unsung Heros: Caregivers

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If you have or have had a family member or loved one that needs around the clock assistance then you know how wonderful caregivers are.  Caregivers assist their loved ones around the clock and do not get any special praise or awards.  The toll on caregivers is paramount and should not go unnoticed by family, […]

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Medicare Proposed Rules for 2017 – How they affect you

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Each July Medicare publishes proposed rules that affect hospitals, clinics and physicians for the following year. For patients and families this might be very long, boring read, but there are some proposed highlights to point out that could positively affect you and your loved ones.  One of those is that Medicare is proposing to continue […]

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Medication Management Tips

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KaleidoCare’s friends at a Place for Mom recently sent  a great information letter on Medicare Management. Medication Management is so very important to monitor and stay on top of.  Please take a moment to read this article on important tips because it might just save your or a loved ones life. Medication Management Tips That May […]

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Find an Advocate KaleidoCare Spotlight on AdvoConnection

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I was recently interviewed by Trisha Torrey who founded the Alliance of Professional Health Advocates and  AdvoConnection.  Both organizations are great resources for patients, families, advocates and the entire industry.  To listen and read the interview click HERE

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Understanding Your HIPAA Rights

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First of all, when someone says “HIPAA” what does that even mean? HIPAA stands for Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996. This is legislation in the US that provides us with data privacy and security for our medical information. HIPAA is in place to make sure people and organizations that handle our healthcare […]

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