Posted: 10/31/2021 1:55 PM by
Staff retention has always posed a challenge in healthcare. The higher the burnout and turnover rate, the more pressure is placed on current care professionals. So, the cycle continues. Over the last 18 months, nursing agencies in New Orleans have stepped up in the face of staffing shortages. In addition to sourcing capable staff for local medical facilities, these agencies can also offer insig...
Posted: 8/30/2021 10:36 PM by
Nothing can truly prepare you for the final stages of a loved one's life, but there are ways to make their remaining time more meaningful. At Interim HealthCare of East Louisiana, we've helped many clients and their families make it through this painful period with our home hospice in the Covington area.
Posted: 6/30/2021 1:37 PM by
Recognizing your loved one needs home hospice care in New Orleans isn't easy. Hospice care itself can bring up many complicated feelings. For many families, it's hard to even face this question directly. Even looking into hospice care can feel like you're giving up on your loved one. However, that truly isn't the case.
Posted: 4/29/2021 1:21 PM by
Each year, more than 25% of older adults fall at some point, whether due to muscle loss, poor vision, limited mobility, or other personal and age-related issues. These falls can cause significant injuries, while making seniors more vulnerable to future falls. For this reason, our caregivers in Covington view fall prevention is an essential part of any senior care plan.
Posted: 2/28/2021 4:44 PM by
Caring for a loved one who is sick, injured, or dealing with age-related complications can be a huge responsibility. If you’re feeling overwhelmed by the responsibility you’ve taken on as a family caregiver in New Orleans, you’re not alone. It’s important to remember you can always reach out for help from Interim HealthCare of East Louisiana if you ever need someone to lean on in tough times.