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Medical Staffing in Riverside: Providing Care and Providing Jobs

Posted: 9/12/2019 3:41 PM by Interim HealthCare

As demand in the health care industry continues to rise, gaining access to a supplemental workforce can help you better serve your patients. At Interim HealthCare of Riverside County, we provide medical staffing services to our neighboring facilities. Whether you have an RN out sick or a caregiver on vacation, we can help you fill positions easily and efficiently in Riverside, CA.  

Senior Care in Riverside: Recognizing Caregiver Burn Out and When to Get Help

Posted: 7/8/2019 10:50 AM by Interim HealthCare

As a caregiver, you pour a lot of time and energy into your loved one, which can cause you to feel overwhelmed. When the feeling expands and is ever-present, you may be experiencing caregiver burn out. With our senior care in Riverside, CA, you can take a break for yourself and know your loved one is still receiving quality care.

Nurse Staffing in Riverside: Providing Care and Providing Jobs

Posted: 5/7/2019 2:36 PM by Interim HealthCare

At Interim HealthCare of Riverside County, our staffing services don't just help local health care facilities fill positions; they also help provide jobs to those in the health care field. Our nurse staffing services in Riverside offer many services in a flexible setting so our community can receive quality care from local health care professionals. 

Alzheimer's Care in Riverside: What is Early Onset Alzheimer's?

Posted: 2/11/2019 9:16 AM by Interim HealthCare

As the biggest health concern among older Americans today, many families in Riverside, CA are already familiar with Alzheimer's disease and its most prominent symptoms. If you have elderly loved ones in the local area, you may already be looking for signs of forgetfulness or absentmindedness so you can take action before their symptoms get worse. However, it isn't just the older residents in Ri...

Healthcare Staffing in Riverside: Benefits of Using a Staffing Agency

Posted: 1/8/2019 10:40 AM by Interim HealthCare

Maintaining a staff of qualified and dedicated healthcare professionals is essential to providing the best care for your patients. When it comes to hiring a new employee — whether it's a temporary cover for a leave of absence or a longer term contract with the intent of full-time hire — you need to know the candidates you're choosing from are truly right for the job. However, budget and personn...

Aging Skin Requires Special Care

Posted: 6/28/2018 2:53 PM by Interim HealthCare

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.

Do you Know the Symptoms of a Stroke?

Posted: 6/2/2018 2:53 PM by Interim HealthCare

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.

​Preventing Dehydration when Providing Elderly Care

Posted: 5/23/2018 2:42 PM by Interim HealthCare

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.

5 Easy Steps to Improved Elder Care

Posted: 5/8/2018 1:23 PM by Interim HealthCare

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.

Senior Care: Getting the Most out of Food

Posted: 4/30/2018 12:52 PM by Interim HealthCare

Interim Healthcare can help its patients choose the right types of foods for a healthy diet, which is just one important key to maintaining good health in elderly individuals.

Safe Exercise Routines for Seniors

Posted: 4/21/2018 2:04 PM by Interim HealthCare

Beating stress means getting enough rest, eating right, and moving your body more. You'll definitely want to check with your doctor before beginning any new exercise plans, but these tips can help you to get started with a plan you'll want to stick with for a long time.

Ways to Exercise with Seniors without Going to the Gym

Posted: 2/12/2018 12:00 PM by Interim HealthCare

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.

February is American Heart Month

Posted: 2/5/2018 11:59 AM by Interim HealthCare

February 2018 is American Heart Month, and February 2nd is National Wear Red Day. The purpose of these two causes is to raise awareness of heart health in America.

The Difficulties of Identifying and Managing COPD

Posted: 1/26/2018 9:43 AM by Interim HealthCare

COPD or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is the term used to describe progressive lung diseases including emphysema, chronic bronchitis, refractory (non-reversible) asthma, and some forms of bronchitis.

Cervical Health Awareness Month

Posted: 1/12/2018 9:41 AM by Interim HealthCare

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.

Know the Signs of Early Onset Parkinson's

Posted: 12/22/2017 2:55 PM by Interim HealthCare

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.

Keeping Your Brain Fit

Posted: 12/8/2017 2:47 PM by Interim HealthCare

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.

Home Care Services Help Seniors with Arthritis Manage Joint Pain and Overall Bone Health

Posted: 11/24/2017 2:35 PM by Interim HealthCare

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.

Handling the heat

Posted: 11/10/2017 2:29 PM by Interim HealthCare

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.

The Many Benefits of Hospice Care

Posted: 10/27/2017 2:23 PM by Interim HealthCare

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.

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