It can be a challenge to introduce home care services to older adults. Understandably, they are scared; loss of privacy, loss of independence and being adverse to change are all common reasons why seniors are against accepting help. These reasons can leave adult children frustrated that their loved one is going to badly injure themselves while they [...]
There are some tasks that many people think automatically come with private home care, but this isn't always true. Today we talk about the seven tasks that you shouldn't automatically expect from private home care.
Geriatric care managers are great resources to know about and use if you need them. GCMs, provide much-needed concierge services for seniors, providing a wide range of services for them. Today we talk about three areas where geriatric care managers are extraordinarily helpful.
We are talking about ADLs and IADLs. Which stand for activities of daily living and instrumental activities of daily living.
https://youtu.be/eW897g9LsbQ So today we get into senior falls and some essential facts surrounding them. Falls can be devastating for anyone, but especially a senior. As we grow older, our bodies just can no longer handle the trauma of a fall like it could when we were younger, stronger and more flexible. We often get calls [...]