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Blog 2018-02-08T10:34:07+00:00

San Diego Home Care – Everything You Need to Know

Suddenly, you have been told (or realize) that a loved one isn’t doing as well as he or she should. You spring into action to help, but realize between doctors, hospitals, pharmacies, legal issues, family meetings, and plain old day-to-day decisions, you have taken on a full-time job. You know you can’t do it all [...]

By | February 22nd, 2018|Categories: Home Care 101|

When to Initiate Home Care

Families often struggle with when to initiate home care. Each situation is so unique, and depends on the needs of the client, the day to day support a person already has, resources, and care goals. Adult’s who could benefit from care support sometimes worry they will lose independence, or won’t like having someone in their [...]

By | February 7th, 2018|Categories: Aging In Place|Tags: , |

The Cost of Home Care

The cost of home care can vary widely depending on regional laws and wages, company policies, and the level of care required by a client. A few factors like how many daily hours, required experience and skill level, and support services offered can impact the final cost of care. Factors that Influence the Cost of [...]

By | February 7th, 2018|Categories: Senior Living|Tags: |

Fall Prevention for Seniors

According to the CDC, one in three adults over the age of 65 fall each year. Of those who fall, 20-30% will have a moderate to severe injury, including laceration, fracture, and traumatic brain injury. While the risks for injury and complication from falls are high, there are ways to reduce those risks. The best [...]

By | February 7th, 2018|Categories: Safety & Injury Prevention|Tags: , |