Emily Oney

Physician Spotlight: Dr. Padma, Marshfield Clinic Health System Home Recovery Care

“This is a fantastic program for eligible patients. I believe that with Home Recovery Care, patients can feel better, sooner!”

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Position Spotlight: Recovery Partner

“I love getting to know our patients by speaking with each of them on the days of their call cadence.” – Josh, Recovery Partner

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“When I came home from the hospital that night, the nurse was already there setting things up for me. It was amazing. They never seemed in a rush and took the time to answer our many questions.”

Few things are scarier than having trouble breathing. So, when James started experiencing shortness of breath, he made the decision to visit the Greenville Memorial Hospital Emergency Room.

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Physician Spotlight: Dr. Weinberg, Allegheny Health Network Home Recovery Care

“I think there is nothing better than bringing the right care to patients at the right place and the right time. The HRC Plus program hits all those things.”

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Prisma Health is Bringing Hospital-Level Care into Patients Homes in the Midlands

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Prisma Health, the largest not-for-profit health organization in South Carolina, is now offering Home Recovery Care to patients cared for at Prisma Health Richland Hospital. Prisma Health partners with Nashville-based Contessa to operate the care model that helps patients to stay out of the hospital by bringing key elements of inpatient care directly into patients’ homes. This marks the third location for Prisma Health Home Recovery Care. The program launched at Greenville Memorial Hospital in 2019 and expanded to Oconee Memorial Hospital last year. In the Upstate, the program has a 90% acceptance rate and an average…

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Position Spotlight: Payroll Manager

“I love the company and the people! I am proud of what our company does, and even though I’m not directly involved with patients, I know that Contessa is making a difference in their lives. I love the people I work with, not just my department but the whole team. When I first joined Contessa, I immediately felt like part of the family and each year the family gets bigger and bigger – it’s exciting!” – Kelly, Payroll Manager

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Contessa Congratulates Dr. Meena Seshamani as the new Deputy Administrator and Director of Center for Medicare

Contessa congratulates Dr. Meena Seshamani on her appointment as Deputy Administrator and Director of the Center for Medicare. Dr. Seshamani has a history of increasing access to innovative care models, and we look forward to working with her to make hospital-level care at home a realistic, high-quality option for all Medicare recipients. Read more here.

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“The Home Hospital nurses were great and so accommodating!”

When Diana was bitten on the hand by her daughter’s cat, she made the decision to visit the Emergency Department. Doctors prescribed her antibiotics, but after a few days, she noticed her hand was continuing to swell. On her second trip to the Gundersen La Crosse Emergency Department, she was told she needed IV antibiotics to treat the Cellulitis that had formed.

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Amedisys Announces Agreement to Acquire Contessa Health, Creating a Comprehensive Home Healthcare Delivery Platform

GlobeNewsWire, June 30, 2021 Amedisys, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMED), a leading home health, hospice and personal care company, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Contessa Health, a leader in hospital-at-home and skilled nursing facility (SNF) at-home services. In addition, Amedisys plans to invest meaningfully in the future growth of Contessa’s business and proprietary informatics platform, CareConvergence™. Upon closing of the deal, Nashville, Tenn.-based Contessa will operate as a wholly owned division of Amedisys. Click here to read the full article.

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Position Spotlight: Recovery Care Coordinator

“The best part of my job is seeing how grateful our patients are to go home to receive care and not have to stay in the hospital. They are so appreciative of the services that we have provided for them in their home.” – Bethany, Recovery Care Coordinator

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