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Why Choose Interim HealthCare Over Other Agencies?

Posted: 9/27/2021 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Finding the right agency for your time and talents isn’t always as easy as it sounds. When you’re ready to make a decision, here’s why Interim HealthCare might just be the best place for you to do what you do best.

What Our Company Culture Says About Our Values

Posted: 9/13/2021 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Our company culture truly reflects our values. Learn about ten of the values that Interim HealthCare of San Jose strives to display.

Choose a Career Where You Can Develop and Grow

Posted: 8/23/2021 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Many leave their job because they feel they are stagnating from the lack of opportunity to grow as a person and as a professional. So how can you find the right career where you can develop and grow? It may be easier than you think.

Looking For Job Security? Consider Caregiving

Posted: 8/9/2021 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Many are looking for something they feel they didn’t have with their current or their last career- job security. If that's your case, why not consider caregiving?

Choose a Career Path with Purpose

Posted: 7/26/2021 11:03 AM by Interim HealthCare

Why should you be looking for a career with purpose? Is caregiving's purpose the right one for you? Find out!

Time to Rethink Your Career?

Posted: 7/12/2021 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Many Americans are looking to change careers for a variety of reasons. Are you? See if caregiving is just what you need!

July Newsletter 2021

Posted: 7/2/2021 3:00 PM by Interim HealthCare

Check out what's new with Interim HealthCare of San Jose!

Why Caring for Others is a Rewarding Career

Posted: 6/14/2021 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Caring for others is one of the most rewarding careers you’ll ever experience. See what just a few of the benefits are!

Medical Staffing in Santa Clara Valley: Benefits of Using a Staffing Agency

Posted: 4/25/2019 2:55 PM by Interim HealthCare

When your health care facility is in need of qualified medical staff, you can connect with a medical staffing agency to get the help you need. At Interim HealthCare of Santa Clara County, we help make the hiring process easier for health care facilities in the Santa Clara Valley area. Our medical staffing services can fill various positions for you while taking the hassle out of the search for ...

Hospice Care in Santa Clara Valley: Helping Your Family with Compassionate Care

Posted: 2/14/2019 3:37 PM by Interim HealthCare

If you're investigating hospice care options in the Santa Clara Valley area, you may have been advised to do so by a medical professional. Or perhaps you've determined that it may be the best choice for your loved one you've been caring for. Of course, considering hospice care and choosing to shift from treating a loved one's medical condition to enhancing the quality of the time you have left ...

Independent Living for Seniors

Posted: 4/30/2018 10:15 PM by Interim HealthCare

Living by yourself as an adult is becoming more and more common in the United States. In fact, 28% of households are comprised of adults who live alone, an increase of 19% from 1950. However, just because a great number of adults are living alone, doesn't mean they lack the need for companionship. Many of the things we have long believed about single living simply are not true.

Skin Cancer Awareness

Posted: 4/30/2018 1:50 PM by Interim HealthCare

Today’s seniors are more likely than previous generations to develop skin cancer. They risk is greater because during their younger years the public did not have the same awareness of the damage the sun (and tanning beds) can do to skin. According to the American Cancer Society, skin cancer is the most common type of cancer, and it affects almost 2.2 million Americans.

What to Know About Age Related Hearing Loss

Posted: 2/20/2018 12:49 PM by Interim HealthCare

Age-related hearing loss, or presbycusis, is the slow loss of hearing that occurs as people get older. Hearing loss starts when the tiny hairs in your ear damaged or die. These tiny hairs pick up sound waves, change them into nerve signals, and the brain interprets them. These hairs do not grow back, so most cases where the hairs are lost, the damage is permanent.

February is American Heart Month

Posted: 2/5/2018 12:48 PM by Interim HealthCare

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

Stroke Prevention Tips for Seniors

Posted: 1/30/2018 11:30 AM by Interim HealthCare

A stroke is a traumatic event that can happen to anyone at any time. A stroke occurs because there is a lack of blood flow to the brain. The brain cells are deprived of oxygen causing the cells to die, which has negative effects on the body and mind. Depending on how severe the stroke (how much brain damage is done) will determine how much the person is physically and mentally affected.

The Benefits of Home Care

Posted: 1/19/2018 11:28 AM by Interim HealthCare

In-home care provides the highest professional health care services available while being in the most comfortable environment, your home! It eliminates the daunting task of going to the hospital or doctor’s office, it reduces stress and fatigue on patients and family members, and allows for the best recovery conditions for patients.

Tips for Protecting Your Parent from Identity Theft

Posted: 12/22/2017 2:53 PM by Interim HealthCare

In today’s technology-based society your parent has more opportunities than ever to engage with others, stay connected to friends and family, find entertainment, and even handle basic personal tasks by utilizing devices such as their computer or phone. While these can be a wonderful way to encourage them to stay more active and independent, and to support mental and emotional health as they age...

The Benefits of Music for Seniors

Posted: 12/8/2017 2:29 PM by Interim HealthCare

Music can bring back memories and affect moods. It is a hallmark of celebrations. One song can take you to your childhood while another finds you on the shores of a Hawaiian island. For seniors who may find themselves alone more often than not, music can offer not only mood enhancement, but mental benefits as well.

Tips for Vegetarian Seniors

Posted: 11/24/2017 2:17 PM by Interim HealthCare

As a culture we are more aware than ever of the importance of the foods we eat and the impact they make on physical and mental health, wellbeing, and longevity. One of the most important things that people have come to understand in recent years is the potential danger of eating too many animal products, particularly too much red meat. Switching over to a vegetarian or vegan diet is an increasi...

How Does Your Elderly Loved One's Skin Change? as She Ages?

Posted: 11/10/2017 2:12 PM by Interim HealthCare

The largest organ in the human body is the skin and your elderly loved one is likely to notice a lot of changes to her skin as she ages. Some of these changes may not be a big deal, but others, such as dry patches of skin, can be uncomfortable.

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