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Bringing Senior Care Home to Chula Vista

Posted: 5/25/2020 2:04 PM by Interim HealthCare

Remaining independent is important to most seniors. So when the obstacles of aging start to make daily living difficult, many families turn to Interim HealthCare of San Diego to provide senior care services that keep their loved ones in Chula Vista, CA living independently without risking their safety. Our local team of skilled healthcare providers and big-hearted volunteers bring personalized ...

Bringing Senior Care to Imperial

Posted: 3/27/2020 7:58 AM by Interim HealthCare

To most seniors, there is nothing more important than preserving their independence. However, there may come a time when the demands of their health may conflict with their wishes. That's when many families turn to in-home senior care from Interim HealthCare of San Diego. We provide seniors through the Imperial area with comprehensive support. Our one-of-a-kind caregivers and home health care p...

Support Your Loved One with Senior Care from Interim HealthCare of San Diego

Posted: 1/24/2020 9:57 AM by Interim HealthCare

Are you concerned about the health or well-being of an elderly loved one? Do you worry that they're not getting the support that they need? Interim HealthCare of San Diego provides senior care services that range from personal care to in-home medical care so seniors in San Diego, CA can enjoy a high standard of living from the comfort of their own cherished homes. Our local team includes RNs...

Professional Home Health Care in San Diego: How Our Aides Can Help

Posted: 11/26/2019 8:24 AM by Interim HealthCare

As the world of in home care continues to advance and offer more services, many seniors are choosing to age in place and remain in the comfort of their own homes. If your loved one wishes to live independently but needs medical assistance, our professional home health care in San Diego, CA can help.

How an In Home Nurse in San Diego Eases the Transition Home from Hospital

Posted: 8/2/2019 12:27 PM by Interim HealthCare

After your loved one is discharged from the hospital, the last thing you want is for them to be re-admitted. Without proper care during the transition from hospital to home, this could be the case. Providing your loved one with an in home nurse in San Diego, CA can help make this time easier with home-based health services.

Elder Care in San Diego

Posted: 5/16/2019 11:18 AM by Interim HealthCare

Elder care is a broad term that encompasses a wide range of services depending on the agency you choose. At Interim HealthCare of San Diego, our elder care services include home health care, personal care and support, palliative care, and care for chronic diseases. If you or a loved one live in San Diego and are in need of elder care services, we're here to help. 

Senior Care in San Diego: When is it time?

Posted: 1/28/2019 8:28 AM by Interim HealthCare

At Interim HealthCare of San Diego, we understand how different the aging process is for all our clients and know all the complicated feelings that senior care can stir for everyone in the family. However, establishing a care plan now can put your parents on the path to greater independence and quality of life, especially if they've been struggling with arthritis, memory loss, or other issues t...

Know the Signs of Aging Parents Having Trouble at Home

Posted: 2/18/2018 10:57 AM by Interim HealthCare

As your parents age it is important to be alert to signs that they may be having trouble on their own at home. With family caregivers becoming more common it is important to know what to look for in your loved one’s behavior and it is important to know when to switch to professional home care giving. Below are some behaviors to lookout for to know if professional caregiving is need for your sen...

3 Ways Seniors Can Maintain their Dignity with Home Care Services

Posted: 2/9/2018 10:55 AM by Interim HealthCare

Helping a senior loved one maintain their dignity as they age may not be the first thing that comes to mind, but it is very important to address because it can be a dangerous downward spiral if ignored.

Cervical Health Awareness Month

Posted: 1/29/2018 12:44 PM 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.

Steps on Being a Caregiver for a Senior with Parkinson’s Disease

Posted: 1/22/2018 12:39 PM by Interim HealthCare

Parkinson's disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative disorder that affects predominately dopamine-producing (“dopaminergic”) neurons in a specific area of the brain called substantia nigra. Symptoms generally develop slowly over years, and include tremors, slowness of movement, limb rigidity, gait and balance problems. This illness is common in seniors and be managed well with the help of a caregiver.

The Link between Diabetes and Hearing Loss

Posted: 12/22/2017 1:21 PM by Interim HealthCare

When you think of diabetes, you probably do not think of hearing loss as being a complication of the condition. However, that is actually something that some people with diabetes develop.

How to Prevent Hip Fractures Among Older Adults

Posted: 12/8/2017 10:16 AM by Interim HealthCare

Hip fractures are extremely common among adults over the age of 60. In fact, nine out of 10 people over the age of 60 experience this type of injury.

What Can You Do to Reduce the Risk of Poisoning?

Posted: 11/24/2017 9:51 AM by Interim HealthCare

Each year throughout the United States approximately 4 percent of the injuries suffered by adults aged 65 or older are caused by unintentional poisoning. This is a very serious risk that causes more injuries and deaths than fires.

7 Ways to Help an Elderly Parent with Sundowners Syndrome Sleep Better

Posted: 11/10/2017 9:05 AM by Interim HealthCare

Sundowners syndrome is just one of many sleep problems older adults go through in their life. Approximately 40 million Americans are impacted by long-term, chronic sleep disorders.

How Elder Care Can Make Sensitive Bathing Tasks Less Stressful

Posted: 10/27/2017 4:41 PM by Interim HealthCare

As a family caregiver you already know that this role is about helping your elderly parent manage their specific needs, challenges, and limitations in a way that is respectful, supportive, and nurturing. Some of these task, however, are much more challenging than others. These are not only difficult for your elderly loved one, but they might be for you as well. When this happens, it can put a s...

Helping an Elderly Loved One Improve Their Fine Motor Skills

Posted: 10/13/2017 3:17 PM by Interim HealthCare

Has your elderly parent suffered from a stroke or other health condition that has made it too difficult to control their hand movements or other body parts? Fortunately, there are some activities that can help strengthen their fine motor skills, making it easier for them to control their movements. By participating in a number of rehabilitation exercises, the senior can rewire the brain as a wa...

Know the Signs of Early Onset Parkinson's

Posted: 9/15/2017 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: 9/1/2017 2:39 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.

The Many Benefits of Hospice Care

Posted: 8/18/2017 2:27 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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