Tulsa Home Care & Hospice Blog
Posted: 11/24/2021 9:00 AM by
Like most health care services, at-home senior care services can encompass many different types of aid and assistance. At Interim HealthCare, we offer these in-home services in Tulsa, OK, to help reach many kinds of physical health needs as they arise in our community.
Posted: 11/11/2021 9:00 AM by
When an elderly loved one receives a terminal prognosis, the entire experience is devastating, overwhelming, and challenging. There are so many emotions that the senior experiences while their family is feeling an entirely different set of emotions. We know that losing a cherished loved one is difficult enough, but the inevitable prospect of that fact is even more challenging.
Posted: 10/21/2021 9:00 AM by
Our servicemen and women in the United States military are honored clients at Interim HealthCare Tulsa. We do everything we can to provide excellent veteran care, going above and beyond to ensure our senior veterans have a supportive partner as they age.
Posted: 10/14/2021 9:00 AM by
Interim HealthCare of Tulsa believes that aging in place is vital; it is one of the reasons that we exist. We want to support our seniors and their families in as many ways as possible: we have several ways to do this.
Posted: 9/29/2021 9:00 AM by
As we age, mobility can become a significant problem for many seniors. These issues can range from not being able to go for a walk or can be more serious, with the senior unable to move around their home without assistance.
Posted: 9/17/2021 1:29 PM by
Hospice Care is commonly known as "end of life" care. Most seniors need hospice care when they have six months or less left in their lives. Seniors who have a terminal illness, such as cancer, are often the people who need hospice care the most. They need compassionate care that will help both the senior and their family feel more comfortable.
Posted: 10/30/2020 8:42 AM by
Nobody wants to spend more time in the hospital than they absolutely need to, but staying on the mend after discharge is usually easier said than done. Patients living with chronic illness are also often in need of more support than is readily available from family and friends. That's why patients across our community call on us to provide home care services for themselves or their loved ones. ...
Posted: 8/28/2020 12:55 PM by
Spending time in the hospital can't always be avoided, but nobody wants to spend a moment longer there than is absolutely necessary. Home health care services from Interim HealthCare of Tulsa can help patients in Bixby, OK and the surrounding communities go home sooner by bringing additional support right to their doorsteps.
In fact, home health care doesn't just help them to cut down on costl...
Posted: 6/26/2020 12:41 PM by
Not everyone knows it, but many services that a patient might go to the hospital to receive can be brought right to their doorstep. The home health care services offered by Interim HealthCare of Tulsa, provided by skilled professionals, do exactly that. We're the trusted choice for families across the Tulsa, OK community who are looking for more convenient and cost-effective ways to provide car...
Posted: 4/16/2020 9:48 AM by
A senior's home is precious. It's where they often feel safest and most secure. It's familiar, easy to navigate, and full of the comforts they rely on. So when an elderly loved one begins to struggle with everyday activities, many families turn to Interim HealthCare of Tulsa to provide their loved ones in Bixby, OK with the support of personalized in-home senior care.
That's because our team...
Posted: 2/24/2020 3:23 PM by
A person's golden years should be spent in relaxation and comfort, but for many seniors, health-related challenges stand in the way. Professional senior care services from a reliable local agency like Interim HealthCare of Tulsa can help to pave a smooth road for seniors who want to continue living at home as they age by bringing the support they need right to their doorstep.
Our team of ex...
Posted: 12/26/2019 10:32 AM by
Are you thinking about your next career move in the health care field for the coming year? Is it important to find a job that lets you follow your passion, build professional skills, and fits your lifestyle? It may seem like a tall order, but a medical staffing position with Interim HealthCare of Tulsa that provides an opportunity for all three.
We provide medical staffing services to facil...
Posted: 10/29/2019 9:49 AM by
At Interim HealthCare of Tulsa, we believe that life has value, even in the last moment. We carry this belief into our home hospice care program, striving to address the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of your loved one and your family. During this difficult time, our team goes above and beyond to provide exceptional end-of-life care in Tulsa, OK.
Posted: 7/15/2019 1:55 PM by
Being a disease that affects the mind, Alzheimer's can cause patients to lash out, feel confused, and wander. Learning to communicate effectively with your loved one and utilizing daily routines can help alleviate some behaviors. In addition, our Alzheimer's care in Tulsa can provide specialized caregivers who will give your loved one the care and structure they need.
Posted: 5/8/2019 10:13 AM by
When searching for a healthcare professional to join your team, you want to have access to candidates with a wide range of skill sets and experience. At Interim HealthCare of Tulsa, we can help you achieve this, finding candidates who fit seamlessly into your existing staff. Our healthcare staffing services in Tulsa benefit local facilities by connecting you with potential hires for a variety o...
Posted: 2/20/2019 2:19 PM by
The very idea of hospice care can be a source of pain for any family in Tulsa, OK. The simple act of consulting with a care provider on behalf a parent or other loved one can feel much more complicated than following a doctor's orders. At Interim HealthCare of Tulsa, we know just how difficult it can be to even begin a discussion about hospice care, but it's essential to get your loved one the ...
Posted: 2/20/2018 11:37 AM by
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.
Posted: 2/8/2018 11:34 AM by
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.
Posted: 1/30/2018 2:23 PM by
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.
Posted: 1/19/2018 2:22 PM by
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.