BAYADA Home Health Care and Integrity Home Care recently announced that BAYADA has acquired Integrity’s pediatrics division. BAYADA is a leading, national home care agency serving children, adults, and seniors from more than 350 offices in 22 states. Integrity is one of Missouri’s largest home care agencies, providing a wide range of home care, hospice, and rehabilitation services to clients throughout the state.
The following local EXIT Realty agents were recently honored by EXIT Realty Corp. International.
• Amanda Pogue, Franchisee with EXIT Realty Team Leaders in Rolla was honored with the Bronze Award by EXIT Realty Corp. International. The award was given in recognition of closing 25+ real estate transaction sides during the production year July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018.
An estimated 30.3 million people in the United States (9.4 percent of the population) have diabetes, including million who are unaware they are living with the disease. The percentage of adults with diabetes increases with age, reaching a high of 25.2 percent among those aged 65 years or older. In addition to age, risk factors for diabetes also include diet, activity level, obesity and heredity.
Members from Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital Ambassadors have scheduled some of their regular meetings to assist in the packaging of food for children in food-insecure homes. Teachers and counselors from the Sullivan Elementary and Primary schools select children who they feel would most benefit from the program.
Integrity Home Care and Hospice exceeded the national and regional averages in each of six areas of distinction for patient and family experience, according to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMMS).
The Missouri Department of Labor announces the state minimum wage rate for 2019 has been established, according to state law, at $8.60, effective January 1, 2019.