March 2022

​5 Reasons Why Working in Home Healthcare is Meaningful

Posted: 3/11/2022 11:50 AM by Interim HealthCare

According to NPR, there are currently 54 million Americans age 65 and older–that number is expected to rise to 95 million by 2060. As baby boomers age, the demand for healthcare workers to take care of them will greatly increase. Home health and personal care aide job openings are projected to grow 33 percent from 2020 to 2030, with experts predicting an estimated 8.2 million job openings in ho...

Is it time to make a nursing career change?

Posted: 3/10/2022 12:20 PM by Interim HealthCare

If you work in the nursing field, we don’t have to tell you times are tough–you’re living it every day. Turn on the news for any period of time, and you’ll likely see reports of nursing shortages across the country–and even the world.

Why Is Good Sleep Hygiene Important For Older Adults?

Posted: 3/9/2022 12:05 PM by Interim HealthCare

When you were younger, did you have the ability to go to sleep at 2 a.m. and sleep until noon the next day? How about going to sleep at 9 p.m. and waking up naturally at 6 a.m.? As you’ve aged, chances are sleep doesn’t come quite as easily as it used to. Maybe you’re retired and don’t want to be tied down to a regimented sleep schedule. That’s one of the benefits of not working anymore, right?

3 Steps To Reduce Your Risk of Colon Cancer As You Age

Posted: 3/7/2022 11:43 AM by Interim HealthCare

​There’s no doubt about it, cancer is scary. Colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths–but it doesn’t have to be. It’s one of the few cancers that can be prevented through screening. Colon cancer is preventable, treatable, and beatable. But, it’s up to you to take charge of your health and take the steps to reduce your risk.