How to Convince a Parent to Go to Therapy

Convincing a parent to go to therapy can be challenging. Despite your best efforts, you may come up short to… Read more »

How to Calm an Angry Patient

There are times when a patient can get angry. In these instances, a home care worker or nurse must act… Read more »

Tips to Manage Triggers for Alzheimer’s and Dementia Patients

Certain things can trigger behavioral changes in Alzheimer’s and dementia patients. However, with the right approach to potential triggers, home… Read more »

Talking with Loved Ones That Decline Home Care Assistance

You may believe an aging parent requires home care assistance. At this point, your parent may be skeptical and decline… Read more »

Give Your In-Home Patients a Taste of Spring

Spring has arrived! Now’s a great time to let your elderly in-home patients enjoy all the season has to offer.… Read more »

Managing Long-Distance Home Care for Your Loved One

It can be challenging to manage long-distance home care for your loved one. Yet, with the right approach, you can… Read more »

Communication Tips When Speaking With Your Patient’s Family Members

How a home care provider communicates with a patient’s family members is key. If a provider clearly disseminates information, a… Read more »

Home Health Aide Salary Guide

Working as a home health aide or personal care aide is a challenging position as you are intimately involved with… Read more »

What is Elderly Companion Care?

You may have guessed some of the benefits of being social, such as lowering blood pressure, reducing the risk for… Read more »

The Future of Home Care: Are Virtual Healthcare Visits Here to Stay?

The pandemic has changed the way healthcare is being delivered. It’s hard not to imagine that virtual visits will disappear… Read more »