The MediSked Blog

Fast Food Workers Deserve $15 An Hour But Direct Support Professionals Don't?

Posted by Elizabeth Chatterton on Mon, Jul 27, 2015 @ 10:39 PM

Just last week, the Fast Food Wage Board approved resolutions to incrementally increase the minimum wage for fast food workers in New York.

By Dec. 31, 2018 fast food workers in New York City will be making $15 an hour - and by July 1, 2021 that will apply to workers in upstate NY as well. 

While almost everyone can agree that an adjustment to the minimum wage in NY is absolutely necessary, several agencies serving people with developmental disabilities and their families are voicing serious concerns about these recommendations - and what they could mean for our industry. 

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Tags: New York, Direct Support Professionals, ID/DD News

How an agency management platform keeps your staff on the "nice" list

Posted by Mike Holihan on Thu, Dec 11, 2014 @ 09:10 AM

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Tags: Direct Support Professionals

4 ways you can improve provider agency management to increase employee loyalty

Posted by Mike Holihan on Thu, Jun 19, 2014 @ 07:29 AM

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Tags: Change Management, Direct Support Professionals

California Dreamin'

Posted by Lee Iannone on Fri, Mar 07, 2014 @ 11:00 AM

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Tags: Billing, Change Management, Compliance, Documentation, Direct Support Professionals, Provider Agencies, 2014, Data, MediSked Company News, Paperless / Cloud Based