Escondido Home Care Blog
Posted: 2/12/2021 10:02 PM by
Finding a caregiver for your mom, your dad, or another member of your family shouldn’t be difficult. At Interim HealthCare of Escondido, we strive to make this process as easy as possible for families.
We’ll take the time to understand your loved one’s care needs, develop a customized care plan, and match your loved one with a skilled care provider. This way, you loved one receives the support...
Posted: 11/30/2020 9:59 PM by
If you find yourself in need of home health care in the Carlsbad, CA area, our team at Interim HealthCare of Escondido would love for you to consider all that we have to offer. We are a locally-owned and operated part of the Interim family that offers over 50 years of experience and patient satisfaction.
Posted: 9/30/2020 10:12 AM by
Coping with injury or illness places a heavy burden on both patients and their loved ones. So whether they're on the mend after an operation or living with chronic disease, most patients can use a little extra support. That's why patients across San Marcos, CA call on the local team medical professionals at Interim HealthCare of Escondido to deliver top-quality home health care services right t...
Posted: 7/31/2020 8:11 AM by
Every patient looks forward to the day when they can finally come home from the hospital. However, most patients need significant support in order to avoid an untimely return. Home health care services from Interim HealthCare of Escondido can help bridge the gap between hospital and home, prevent readmission, and speed healing for recently discharged patients and those with chronic illnesses.
Posted: 5/25/2020 2:10 PM by
For many seniors, having adequate support at home is all that separates independent living from institutionalized care. That's why families often turn to Interim HealthCare of Escondido to provide personalized, in-home senior care services for their aging loved ones in Carlsbad, CA. Our team of exceptional personal care aides, registered nurses, and big-hearted volunteers bring top-quality care...
Posted: 3/27/2020 8:09 AM by
Seniors who want to continue living independently at home in San Marcos can often face significant obstacles, like limited mobility or reduced vision, that make everyday activities unsafe or even impossible. Senior care services from Interim HealthCare of Escondido help elders in our community to bridge the gaps between their capabilities and their needs by providing comprehensive medical and n...
Posted: 1/24/2020 10:14 AM by
A senior's golden years should be full of comfort and joy, but health complications can often get in the way. When that happens, Interim HealthCare of Escondido can help by providing dignified senior care services for your loved one at home in Escondido, CA. We help seniors all across our community to continue aging at home by bringing top-quality care right to their doorsteps.
Our team is ...
Posted: 11/22/2019 12:28 PM by
As opposed to the traditional options of nursing homes or hospital stays, in-home care can be more affordable and less stressful for seniors. At Interim HealthCare of Escondido, we offer professional home health care in Escondido, CA that can help your loved one recover or manage their health needs in the comfort of their own home.
Posted: 8/1/2019 1:36 PM by
Being discharged from the hospital can be a relief to your loved one and you. However, there are many risks during the transition from hospital to home. New medications, mobility limitations, and stress can greatly affect your loved one, which can land them back in the hospital. The help of an in home nurse in Escondido, CA can make the transition home much easier and reduce the risk of your lo...
Posted: 5/16/2019 11:56 AM by
At Interim HealthCare of Escondido, we know that choosing an elder care agency is a big decision. Finding an agency that has the services you need, the quality caregivers you require, and the ability to work with your families needs and desires is essential. We are proud to be the elder care agency of choice for families in Escondido and throughout North San Diego County.
Posted: 1/28/2019 8:40 AM by
As your parents have gotten older, the nature of your relationship has probably shifted a lot. Even if you still go to Mom and Dad for advice and guidance, as adults, you speak to each other more as friends than parent and child. And, of course, as the adult child of aging parents, it will most likely fall to you to notice how your parents' needs and abilities are changing, as well as when they...
Posted: 2/18/2018 10:49 AM by
Helping a senior loved one maintain their dignity as they age may not be the first thing that comes to mind, but it is very important to address because it can be a dangerous downward spiral if ignored.
Posted: 2/9/2018 10:48 AM by
One of if not the most common side effect of being a family caregiver is not properly caring for them self. This happens because the caregiver is so focused on the health of their loved one, that they forget to care for themselves and their health needs. It is important for every caregiver to understand that the better they care for themselves the better they can care for their loved one.
Posted: 1/31/2018 12:28 PM by
As our senior loved ones continue to age, the risk for illness and development of diseases increase. There are many factors that add to these risks including poor diet, un-healthy habits, lack of exercise, and use of harmful substances. As a caregiver it is important to be vigilant and help your loved ones make good lifestyle choices and avoiding the 4 most common illness among seniors.
Posted: 1/22/2018 12:23 PM 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: 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.
Posted: 10/27/2017 2:23 PM by
According to the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO), more than 1.58 million people in the U.S. receive care from hospice palliative care providers every year. November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month, a time to learn more about the many benefits of this kind of care.