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The Ultimate Guide to Choosing an In-Home Care Agency

When finding the right in-home care agency for your loved one, it's crucial to do some research and ask the right questions. With so many different types of care and care agencies out there, it can be overwhelming trying to decide what’s right for your needs. However, by understanding what to look for and considering differentiating factors, you can find the perfect fit for your family's needs. In this article, we will guide you through selecting the right in-home care agency, focusing on important factors like communication, number of available caregivers [...]

Taking Care of Yourself After Surgery

Statistics on Surgery in the United States Over 50 million surgeries take place in the United States each year – that’s over 15 percent of the population or about 1 in 7 people. Approximately 23 million of those surgeries are considered ambulatory surgeries, also known as “outpatient” or “same-day” surgeries, meaning patients do not need to stay overnight after the procedure. Whether a surgery requires a lengthy hospital stay or just an afternoon, every patient leaves the hospital with a specific set of discharge instructions that they must follow to maintain [...]

Ways to Improve Your Post-Op Surgical Recovery

Having surgery is never an easy experience, but there are things you can do to improve your recovery period and minimize its impact on your life. We sat down with our team of caregivers to uncover the best tips and tricks for better recovery after surgery. Join us as we review the best plan for post-operative care! 1 – Adhere to Your Discharge Instructions Prior to your surgery, your doctor will explain your recovery needs. After the procedure, you’ll receive a set of discharge instructions. Be sure to review [...]

Respecting the Medical Concerns of Seniors

All too often, we hear defeating stories from older people explaining their frustration with the medical system. There are a number of reasons seniors are hesitant to visit the doctor or even follow their health care plan like not having their medical concerns taken seriously, having to manage multiple conditions with limited support, and even feeling disrespected by medical professionals. Join our team of experienced in-home care specialists as we identify medical barriers and explore solutions to improve care for our aging loved ones. The Issue: Seniors are Often [...]