August 2016

Interim HealthCare Blogs

​How to Avoid Arguing with Your Loved One at Meals

Posted: 8/26/2016 5:49 PM by Interim HealthCare

Sometimes meals can become a battleground for you and your elderly loved one. Try some of these tips to make the battle less intense.

How Can You Keep a Senior with Wandering Tendencies Safe?

Posted: 8/19/2016 3:53 PM by Interim HealthCare

Here are some of the ways that you can help to keep a senior with wandering tendencies safe.

Is Your Elderly Loved One at Greater Risk for Falls?

Posted: 8/18/2016 4:04 PM by Interim HealthCare

Falls can be a common, but dangerous occurrence for the elderly. A fall is defined by medical professionals as any outside force that causes a person to have an unexpected or accidental land on the ground. Not to be confused with falls resulting from a loss of consciousness, falls are a major cause of brain injuries in the elderly, and the number one cause of hospital admissions. And the simple...

Spending Quality Time!

Posted: 8/12/2016 11:34 AM by Interim HealthCare

Ashley, our wonderful office manager at Interim HealthCare Ogden took an afternoon off to enjoy the company of ladies at the Harrison Regent Independent living center in Ogden

​5 Strategies to Use When Caring for an Elderly Loved One with Dementia

Posted: 8/11/2016 6:27 PM by Interim HealthCare

When you're caring for an elderly loved one who has dementia, using the right strategies can make all the difference.

​Effectively Dividing Care Responsibilities Among Your Siblings

Posted: 8/5/2016 3:23 PM by Interim HealthCare

Try these tips to effectively divide care responsibilities among your siblings.

Being a Home Caregiver in the Hospital Setting

Posted: 8/4/2016 4:01 PM by Interim HealthCare

When you are a caregiver, you may have accompanied your patient on multiple trips to the ER or hospital admissions. While having experience with hospital routines may reduce anxiety, being hospitalized remains very stressful for patient and caregiver.

Crafting with the residents at Rose Cove

Posted: 8/3/2016 11:09 AM by Interim HealthCare

Farmington Utah is the home of the beautiful Rose Cove Senior Living. Brenda enjoyed crafting with their residents on Thursday July 28th.

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