Holidays can be Hard for your Aging Loved Ones. Plan Ahead to Make Sure their Holidays are Happy Too!
New Holidays Traditions can Help your Aging Loved Ones have a Happy Holiday too. Although many look forward to the holiday season, the holidays can come with mixed emotions for many seniors. Many find themselves alone or far away from loved ones. Others will spend their holidays with family but still reminisce about on holiday traditions they miss. It is [...]
Protecting Your Elderly Loved Ones from Unlicensed Caregivers Unlicensed caregivers in your home can put your elderly loved ones in danger. Danger of elder abuse, theft and even death. How can we protect them and still provide them the care they need? As we get older, daily life can become more and more difficult. Simply standing for long periods of time [...]
What is the difference between Medicare and Private Duty Home Care and/or Will Medicare pay for my Home Health Aide?
Medicare Coverage - Will Medicare pay for my Home Health Care? What is the difference between Medicare and private home care coverage? As a home care agency, we are asked this question all the time? Along with, "Will my Medicare coverage pay for my home health care"? The answer lies in the services that the patient is requiring. Typically Medicare [...]
Veterans Aid & Home Care They fought for us and now it’s time to make sure that our Veterans are taken care of as they age. The Department of Veterans Affair created a program to provide home care for Veterans, and their spouses. Veterans Aid will provide care when a Vet and their spouse require assistance with bathing, dressing, eating, [...]
Can You Afford Long Term Insurance? Can You Afford NOT to Have It? When it comes to Long Term Care Insurance, many people feel that the cost does not equal the value. Yes, it can be a costly monthly payment. However, can you put a price on the care that you or your loved one receives when they need it [...]
Dehydration is a Serious Medical Condition Especially in Senior Citizens Dehydration is the excessive loss of body water. There are a number of reasons that dehydration can occur, including heat exposure, prolonged vigorous exercise, kidney disease, and medications that cause voiding (diuretics).The causes of dehydration in seniors can vary depending on each person’s physical or mental condition. Since older adults have a [...]