New Medicare & Medicaid Rules and Protections

Posted on March 15, 2017

This past January, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) finalized new Medicare and Medicaid Home Health Care Rules and Beneficiary Protections.  These rules are the minimum health and safety standards that a home health agency must...

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Managing Osteoarthritis

Posted on February 28, 2017

Aging is a natural process that happens to everyone, and getting older is more challenging when facing health problems, including the common effects of osteoarthritis. What Causes Osteoarthritis? Degenerative arthritis (osteoarthritis) is mainly caus...

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Dependable in the Community: Networking with Jim Click

Posted on February 10, 2017

Jim Click and Holmes Tuttle Automotive have embraced Dependable Health Services as their newest members of their Business Preferred Network aimed at connecting face-to-face with the Tucson community to help build a spirit of partnering. The Jim Click...

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Caregivers Taking Care

Posted on January 31, 2017

Being a caregiver is a challenging occupation. You may frequently prioritize your client’s health as part of your job, and though it’s rewarding, this career can be both mentally and physically taxing. It is understandable that outside of work, y...

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Dependable in the Community: 2016 Arizona Bowl

Posted on January 3, 2017

Dependable Health Services was proud to be a supporter of the 2016 Arizona Bowl. Played at Arizona Stadium in Tucson on December 30th, this second edition of the Arizona Bowl featured the South Alabama Jaguars of the Sun Belt Conference …...

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Dependable Door Decorations – Winter 2016 Festivities

Posted on December 28, 2016

For the 2016 holiday season, the Dependable staff all participated in an amazing door decorating contest. Our staff truly displayed their joyous holiday spirit from “The Grinch” to “A Hand-Made Tree”, although the “Stockings Hung from the C...

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Dependable in the Community: Hook-N-Slice

Posted on December 22, 2016

This December, Thomas Pepping, our Dependable Health Services CFO, joined few of his adventurous friends in a charitable round of golf to benefit TMC for Children and the Children’s Miracle Network. The TMC Foundation holds this Hook-N-Slice golf t...

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AAHC 2016 Home Heath Hero – Occupational Therapist Amy Steele!

Posted on December 22, 2016

The Arizona Association for Home Care (AAHC) provides an annual recognition program to recognize outstanding individuals working in the home health care field. Each year, they select one recipient from each of four discipline categories (Nurse, Thera...

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Dependable Health Services Staff Halloween Party & Costume Contest

Posted on November 1, 2016

The Dependable Health Services annual Halloween party was a great success! We had a lot of really creative costumes worn by our fabulous staff. The favorite was an Alfred Hitchcock themed outfit from his famous thriller “The Birds”. The s...

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Dependable in the Community: Surviving the Horror of the Zombie 5k Mud Run

Posted on October 10, 2016

Preface: Zombies are dead bodies reanimated by viruses or magic in popular culture. They are mindless creatures with a taste and affinity for human flesh and entirely no concept of self-preservation. From The Walking Dead to George Romero’s Night o...

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How Different Generations Can Co-Exist Among Themselves

Posted on October 3, 2016

Different age-groups living together can be challenging as each generation will certainly have different opinions about specific situations. Also, their approach to a problem or a situation will vary. A perfect example of this is when adults move in ...

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In the News: Home Health-Care Provider Rising, Reaching Higher

Posted on April 25, 2015

As the health-care industry becomes the fastest-growing sector in the U.S. economy, Tucson-based Dependable Health Services is positioning itself to continue expanding through technology and a commitment to its philosophy of caring for patients and e...

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