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Patient Advocates are a Must When your Loved One is Hospitalized.

Patient Advocates are a Must when your Loved One is Hospitalized. Patient advocates are a must for anyone that is hospitalized. I learned this valuable lesson from my own personal experience just this past week. Although doctors and nurses supposedly know the best “textbook” cases, YOU know your loved one the best. I wasn’t there when my family member was [...]

By |March 26th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

10 Tips to Communicate Better With Your Cognitively Impaired Loved One.

By following these 10 tips, you can communication better and build trust with those suffering with dementia and cognitive impairments.  Never Argue, Instead Agree. For example, instead of saying “what do you mean you want to go home? You have been living in this house for 25 years. You are home. Say this – “I want to go home too. [...]

By |March 12th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|1 Comment

Geriatric Psychiatrist Joins Platinum Select Nursing to Help Our Elderly Loved Ones Cope with Aging

Geriatric Psychiatrist Joins Platinum Select Nursing to Help Our Elderly Loved Ones Cope with Aging Platinum Select Nursing is proud to announce our partnership with Dr Arthur Rosecan, a Board Certified Geriatric Psychiatrist. Our goal is to provide services for our clients that ensure they continue to maintain a wonderful quality of life. When our family members become concerned with [...]

By |March 12th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

What to do when an Elderly loved one Resists In-Home Care

What to do when an Elderly loved one Resists In-Home Care Resisting in-home care is a common issue among elderly people who fear losing control over their lives.  Deciding that they need help is a very difficult decision for them to make. As well as when to have the “talk” with your loved one regarding a homecare aid. But what [...]

By |February 28th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Coaching Family Caregivers, Because Caregivers Need Care Too!

Coaching Family Caregivers, Because Caregivers Need Care Too! Many caregivers, especially family caregivers, experience feelings of loss, guilt, and stress. However, it is a natural reaction to feel scared when living and caring for someone with so many uncertainties. Therefore it is important to coaching family caregivers and alleviate any overwhelming feelings that can lead to burnt out. If you [...]

By |February 5th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Choose a Homecare Agency that is Right for You

How to Choose a Homecare Agency that is Right for You Choosing the right homecare agency, along with making the decision that you needs help at home is difficult. Therefore we understand that choosing which Homecare Company can be even more daunting. Platinum Select Nursing has helped thousands of families lovingly make these decisions. First, we highly recommends that you [...]

By |February 5th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments