Archives for July 2015

Senior Help At Home

If you ask older people where they prefer to stay when they get older, the majority of them will prefer to stay in their homes instead of moving into a facility. They wish to stay healthy and fit as long

What Is Skilled Nursing?

When people speak about senior healthcare, there are two terms that are talked about a lot. One of those terms is skilled nursing and the other is nursing homes. Many times these two terms are interchanged. This confusion has many

What Are The Differences Between Residential Health Care And Nursing Home Care?

Aging is a part of life and, unfortunately, it can bring about many obstacles, challenges and disabilities with it. Some of these challenges and obstacles can be difficult for an older adult to manage on their own. This is one

Post Stroke Home Caregivers: Tips for Stroke Recovery Support

Post stroke home caregivers play a vital role during patients’ recovery phases, especially as patients spend less time in rehabilitation and more time at home. In fact, the recovery time for some patients can last as long as three years

What Is Medication Adherence?

Many patients and caregivers are not familiar with the issues associated with medication non-compliance and may wonder what is medication adherence. Surprisingly, it is estimated that as many as three out of every four patients in the United States do

In-Home Senior Companionship Services or Nursing Home Care?

Many elders are not very happy when the decision is made to relocate them to a nursing home. The main reason why these seniors become depressed and angry is because they lose the independence and dignity they had when they