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Learning All About Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Communities

Hi everyone, my name is Irene Maier. In the last few years, I have gone through the nursing home listings four times over in search of a proper home for each of my grandparents. Their varying medical conditions complicated the process. I had to find homes staffed with people who were trained to handle daily medical procedures and properly respond to emergencies. Furthermore, I had to consider my grandparent's daily care abilities to find a home they would be happy to rent. During this extensive search, I learned all about services, amenities and rooms offered at nursing homes and assisted living communities. I want to share that information with you through this website. I hope you will come back again soon to learn more.

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Understanding Your Nursing Care In Assisted Living Facilities

21 September 2021
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If you are at a point in your life where you are considering moving to an assisted living facility, you may be concerned about nursing care. You likely know that you will have a registered nurse and staff nearby. What you may not know is what each type of nursing staff and support staff members can do to make you comfortable and feel more at home. Here are a few key points to know about the nursing staff at your assisted living facility. Read More …

Do You Need The Help Of A Skilled Nurse As You Care For Your Elderly Father?

2 April 2020
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When your mother died, was your father still able to live by himself and take care of all of his personal needs? He might have wanted to stay in the house that he and your mother shared for years as it was full of treasured memories. Perhaps the time came when even your dad realized that living by himself was not a good idea anymore. Besides having to take care of household repairs and doing heavy yard work, maybe he was just plain lonely. Read More …

Giving Your Parent The Senior Healthcare Services They Need

3 March 2019
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If you're thinking about how to take care of your parent in their older years, it's important to recognize when you need assistance. When you work a job and have a family of your own, it can feel overwhelming taking care of your parent and trying to offer them the care and attention that they need. With this in mind, there are a lot of senior healthcare services that you can reach out to that will give them the help they need, allowing you to breathe a sigh of relief. Read More …

Assisted Living: 3 Reasons You Should Consider It For Your Loved One

22 November 2016
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While it would be nice if your loved one could live in their home until the day that they die, this simply is not a feasible option under most circumstances. Here are three reasons why you may need to consider moving your beloved family member to an assisted living facility: 1. They Experience Problems Performing Basic Routine Tasks. There are certain tasks that are performed on a regular basis and are often taken for granted, such as doing laundry, getting dressed, paying the bills, preparing meals, and driving to a doctor's appointment. Read More …

How Physical Therapy Can Benefit Patients with Multiple Sclerosis

11 July 2016
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If you are worried about someone you love that has just received a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis, you should know that one of the greatest steps to take for treatment is physical therapy. Physical therapy has been found to help a great deal for patients with MS during the early stages of the disease. Learn more about how physical therapy can benefit your loved one with MS. A Physical Therapist Will Make an Initial Assessment Read More …