October 2020

Interim HealthCare Blogs

In Home Care in Arnold: Delivering Seniors the Support They Deserve

Posted: 10/27/2020 9:45 AM by Interim HealthCare

Nobody deserves comfort and dignity more than our community's seniors. However, seniors often find themselves without the support they need to continue living independently at home. Interim HealthCare of Saint Louis South is a local agency devoted to delivering that support to seniors in Arnold and the surrounding communities. We offer a range of in home care services including personal assista...

What You Need to Know About Pneumonia In Seniors

Posted: 10/20/2020 12:26 PM by Interim HealthCare

Pneumonia is a serious threat to seniors. With around 600,000 cases of pneumonia reported in the United States, 59,000 seniors pass away due to pneumonia each year in the United States. Community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) for seniors is estimated at 18.2% pneumonia cases per 1,000 persons aged 65 to 69 years and older, with 52.2% pneumonia cases reported in seniors aged 85 and older.

5 Characteristics to Look for in an In-home Caregiver for Seniors with Alzheimer’s Disease

Posted: 10/7/2020 9:11 PM by Interim HealthCare

Your ailing parent with Alzheimer’s disease needs a certified and trained caregiver to stay with them around the clock. However, you have heard frightening stories in the past and don’t want to find yourself in one of them. Those stories are rare and you can ensure you don’t become a part of the story collection by searching for caregivers backed by a reputable home care agency in Saint Louis C...