Posted: 5/25/2020 8:43 AM by
As they age, seniors will inevitably face new challenges within their homes. Having the right kind of support is necessary for them to remain independent without jeopardizing their health. The senior care services offered by Interim HealthCare of DuBois are designed to provide dignified assistance for seniors at all stages of the aging process.
Our team is made up of highly skilled caregive...
Posted: 3/26/2020 9:51 AM by
Ask any senior in Saint Mary's and they'll tell you that they want to spend their days living in the peace and comfort of their cherished homes. There are times, however, when their health may stand between them and their wishes. That's where senior care from Interim HealthCare of DuBois can help.
We bring top-quality senior into homes across the Saint Mary's area, so seniors can get the su...
Posted: 1/27/2020 10:31 AM by
Worrying about an aging loved one can weigh heavily on the hearts and minds of adult children and grandchildren. It's not always possible or practical to provide care for the ones you love in person. Having in-home senior care provided by a trusted team of professionals like Interim HealthCare of DuBois can help you bridge the gap.
Our skilled team of professionals in DuBois, PA includes RNs...
Posted: 12/2/2019 8:30 AM by
More seniors in today's society are choosing to age at home rather than moving to a nursing home or assisted living facility. How does that apply if your loved one needs medical care? At Interim HealthCare of DuBois, we have professional home health care staff that serves seniors in our community as they continue to live independently in DuBois, PA.
Posted: 7/30/2019 8:49 AM by
In the excitement of a loved one returning home from a hospital stay, it can be hard to anticipate how difficult the transition can be. For many seniors, it can be so stressful that they end up back in the hospital. Hiring an in home nurse in DuBois, PA can make the transition easier and decrease the risk of re-hospitalization.
Posted: 5/14/2019 9:44 AM by
Beginning senior care for your loved one can be overwhelming and stressful. At Interim HealthCare of DuBois, we strive to make the senior care process easy. Today, we're giving you the answers to a couple frequently asked questions about our senior care services in DuBois, PA.
Posted: 4/17/2019 1:57 PM by
When choosing a new hire for your health care facility, you want to be able to choose from a wide pool of candidates. While that may be hard to achieve on your own, our staffing department at Interim HealthCare of DuBois can introduce you to many qualified health care professionals to join your team. Our medical staffing services in DuBois, PA make finding the perfect candidate easy and effective.
Posted: 1/21/2019 11:22 AM by
Whether they still live in the house you grew up in or moved to a little love nest of their own once all the kids left home, you want your parents to be able to stay in the place where they feel most comfortable as they get older. After all, the AARP states that most seniors would prefer to age in place if it's an option, rather than moving to a care home or other location. In order to make thi...
Posted: 5/29/2018 3:23 PM by
For family members, friends, or other loved ones who were concerned about a senior in their life, there are steps they can take to improve the quality of care and safety for them.
Posted: 5/2/2018 3:17 PM by
Seniors are more prone to skin infections and other skin problems due to changes in the skin. When seniors are cared for by elder care providers or family caregivers, the responsibility for managing skin care falls on their shoulders.
Posted: 4/30/2018 4:41 PM by
As the person responsible for the elderly care of an aging parent or loved one, you are surely aware of all of the possible medical crises that can occur.
Posted: 4/25/2018 3:38 PM by
Mark wasn’t much of a caregiver, but when his mother fell and she needed someone to help her at home during her recovery, he took it upon himself to do that, mostly because he was the only real viable option. Or so he thought.
Posted: 2/14/2018 12:51 PM by
Organization is important in everyone’s lives. From children to college students to parents to employees, everyone benefits when they use lists, schedules and calendars to manage their day-to-day lives. Senior caregivers are no different. To effectively care for a loved one or for a patient, proper organization is crucial. It not only aids in communication, but reduces stress and saves time and...
Posted: 2/1/2018 12:49 PM by
When exercising is recommended for seniors, most are intimidated and overwhelmed by the thought of going to a crowded gym. This does not have to be the case because exercising can be done outside of the gym. Below are some suggestions for exercising with a senior loved one.
Posted: 1/26/2018 10:15 AM by
During January we take the time to raise awareness about cervical health. This month is meant to educate both men and women on the causes and effects of cervical cancer and HPV, as well as encouraging women to take the proper steps to reduce their risk of developing cervical cancer.
Posted: 1/12/2018 10:13 AM by
If you are a family caregiver you know the importance of making caregiving fun for you and your senior loved one. Color therapy is a wonderful opportunity to work with your aging parent to boost mood and strengthen both physical and emotional health.
Posted: 12/22/2017 2:55 PM by
Parkinson's disease is one of the many conditions that Interim HealthCare offers home care services for. Our staff provides both skilled nursing care, when needed, and non-medical home care. Non-medical care can include assistance with activities of daily living such as dressing, cooking, light housekeeping and transportation.
Posted: 12/8/2017 2:47 PM by
At Interim HealthCare through our unique HomeLife Enrichment® Program we strive to assist our clients in keeping their minds fit with brain fun & fitness games.
Posted: 11/24/2017 2:35 PM by
Of all the forms of arthritis in older adults, osteoarthritis is the most prevalent. Affecting both men and women, it is estimated that 12.4 million individuals over 65 years old are affected by the disease.
Posted: 11/10/2017 2:29 PM by
Summertime and the livin’ is easy. If you know how to handle the heat, that is. Seniors are especially at risk as the temperatures begin to climb during the summer months.