Pittsburgh Home Care Blog
Posted: 10/28/2022 11:26 AM by
If your loved one has COPD, they are one of 16.4 million Americans diagnosed with the condition. It can be a challenge to live with since it affects their ability to breathe. However, at Interim HealthCare of Pittsburgh, our professional home health care team in the Monroeville, PA area can provide the care and support that enables them to better manage symptoms, improving their quality of life.
Posted: 8/30/2022 10:44 AM by
Alzheimer's can affect your loved one's ability to remember, process thoughts, and manage their emotions. In later stages, it can also impact mobility and even put their safety at risk. As a result, assisting them can be difficult. If you're struggling with providing Alzheimer's care, here are some tips from Interim HealthCare of Pittsburgh for managing each day.
Posted: 6/28/2022 10:40 PM by
If your loved one needs care in the home, you might not know where to begin. At Interim HealthCare of Pittsburgh, we understand it's an overwhelming experience. However, with our home health services, offered to those in Pittsburgh, Monroeville, and nearby areas in PA, your loved one can get the help they need in a range of ways. To help you further understand what we offer, here's a look at so...
Posted: 4/25/2022 2:37 PM by
When a loved one is elderly or has a chronic health condition, they're most comfortable receiving care at home. At Interim HealthCare of Pittsburgh, we can deliver it with our experienced and compassionate in home nurses.
Posted: 2/28/2022 2:08 PM by
If your loved one is like most, they want to age in place, right at home. However, if safety is a concern, what can you do to limit hazards? Interim HealthCare of Pittsburgh has the answers.
Posted: 12/27/2021 2:52 PM by
As seniors grow older, it's not unusual for everyday tasks to begin to feel like insurmountable obstacles. This is especially true for those who have been diagnosed with a challenging condition that limits their mobility, strength, and coordination or affects their memory. Partnering with a home health agency is one of the best ways for seniors in the Pittsburgh area to access the support they ...
Posted: 11/22/2021 2:48 PM by
Retaining medical staff has always been a challenge, as professionals in this field face a high risk of burnout. This is especially true for nurses. Nursing agencies in Pittsburgh, PA can help fill vacancies quickly, but what can you do as an administrator to support the team you have?
Posted: 8/27/2021 3:03 PM by
If you or someone you love needs in-home care, it can be hard to know which professional to hire. At Interim HealthCare of Pittsburgh, our home health aides in Monroeville and other nearby areas can assist with both day-to-day and basic medical tasks.
Posted: 6/30/2021 7:23 AM by
If you had to choose between recovering by managing an ongoing medical issue from home, or being constantly in and out of the hospital, which would you choose? For most people, the answer is pretty clear — home. Unfortunately, healing at home can be risky if you can't handle certain daily tasks as well. Our home health aides in Pittsburgh can help.
Posted: 4/29/2021 9:26 AM by
For seniors, a fall can be a devastating event — one that can cause serious injuries that make it near-impossible to safely age in place. Preventing falls is crucial to helping seniors live as they choose. Our professional caregivers in Monroeville, PA can help.
Posted: 2/21/2021 8:49 PM by
Caring for your mom, your dad, or another member of your family is rarely an easy responsibility. Without outside support, many family caregivers find themselves overwhelmed, putting them on track for burnout. At Interim HealthCare of Pittsburgh, we know how demanding caregiving can be. That’s why we’ve designed our services to support family care providers in several key areas.
Posted: 12/4/2020 8:42 PM by
Looking for trusted, in home care services in the Mt. Lebanon, PA area? Interim HealthCare of Pittsburgh is here to help.
We're a locally owned and operated home care provider with a longstanding reputation for quality patient services. Our team of professional nurses and aides is thoroughly vetted, drug screened, and trained to our high standards.
Posted: 11/30/2020 11:43 AM by
There's no question that the quality of your health has a major impact on your quality of life. So whether you're on the way home from the hospital after surgery, living with chronic illness, or caring for an ill loved one, you want to be sure any support you receive is the highest possible caliber. Families across Monroeville rely on Interim HealthCare of Pittsburgh because they know we will p...
Posted: 8/30/2020 11:26 AM by
There really is no place like home, especially after a hospital stay. But patients transitioning home after discharge often require significant support to stay on the mend. Home health care services from Interim HealthCare of Pittsburgh can help bridge the gap.
Our team of highly skilled medical professionals offers a wide range of services that can help support patients with a variety of co...
Posted: 6/26/2020 8:22 AM by
Nobody wants to see their elderly loved ones be confined to a nursing home, and few elders want to leave their beloved homes. That's why families across Mt. Lebanon, PA and the neighboring areas rely on Interim HealthCare of Pittsburgh to provide senior care services for their relatives at home. Our team of one-of-a-kind caregivers and registered nurses can offer a range of assistance that help...
Posted: 4/16/2020 10:38 AM by
For seniors living on their own or far from family, each day can bring new challenges. Without support, those challenges can post real risks to their health and well-being. That's why families across Monroeville, PA turn to Interim HealthCare of Pittsburgh to provide their loved ones with senior care services so they can continue to enjoy both their independence and a high standard of living.
Posted: 2/25/2020 1:37 PM by
For most seniors, remaining at home as long as possible isn't just a top priority — it's their highest priority. But their adult children and grandchildren may see things differently due to concerns about their loved one's safety and health. Senior care services from Interim HealthCare of Pittsburgh can help to bring everyone peace of mind by delivering top-tier healthcare and dignified support...
Posted: 12/19/2019 8:54 AM by
Older adults living alone can face any number of challenges from day to day, but for many, keeping track of multiple medications is the hardest. Professional home health care can help Pittsburgh, PA seniors avoid the pitfalls of mistaken medication by providing them with medication management and other essential support services from the comfort of home.
Posted: 9/12/2019 3:15 PM by
The recovery process can be trying for seniors who live alone. Whether they are recovering from a lengthy hospital stay or an injury, there are often new medications or specific recovery instructions from the doctor that must be followed. Managing all this alone can cause stress for seniors, which could land them back in the hospital. With a home care nurse from Interim, your loved one can have...
Posted: 7/1/2019 1:37 PM by
Caregiver burn out is a state of exhaustion caused by the overwhelming nature of caregiving. It can affect you in many different ways and is hard to recognize at times. Today, we are discussing the symptoms of caregiver burn out and how our senior care in Pittsburgh can help.