As a medical caregiver or case manager, your career description is almost never cut and dry. Your day-to-day duties are often stressful and can change at a moment’s notice. Sometimes you may be helping prepare medications for a patient, and other times you are working on developing the best care plan for an individual.
Downsizing from your home after raising a family can be a stressful experience. Proper planning, gathering of advice, and correctly evaluating stuff are all important things in making sure your downsizing goes as smooth as silk.
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Medical Alert Systems
The IT boom is leading to many advantages of technology for seniors. Medical alert systems have come a long way in recent years. Most seniors don't realize the benefits of theses systems, and are commonly reluctant to use them. Here are 7 important features to look for when choosing the right company.
We’ve all heard the flight attendants give the safety briefing before take-off: “In the event of a sudden loss of cabin pressure…. put the oxygen mask on your child or dependent adult first…” And so it goes with respite care. If your incapacitated because of caregiver burnout, what good can you be to the
persons that depend on you?
It’s no mystery that technological advancements have helped seniors in a number of ways, from improvements in hearing aids to being able to get to the second level of their homes simply by sitting in a chair and pressing a button. These advancements continue to move forward, allowing families to take comfort knowing their loved ones can age in place through the utilization of technology. There are a plethora of choices available, and what it really boils down to is what seniors feel most comfortable using with their home care serivces.
Topics: Senior Care Technology