Assisted Living Facility Benefits For Post-Hip Replacement Patients

29 November 2022
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If you recently had surgery to replace a hip, you may be unable to live by yourself until you are completely healed. Living alone after a major surgical procedure such as a total hip replacement may place you at risk for falling or other in-home accidents. Because of this, you may want to talk to your physician about the benefits of transferring to an assisted living facility while you recover. Here are some ways the assisted living staff can help promote healing after your hip surgery so that you can live more independently. Read More 

What Are The Advantages And Disadvantages Of Moving Into A Continuing Care Senior Living Community?

15 September 2022
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Senior living communities are a great option for active seniors who are looking for a place to spend their retirement. They provide numerous activities and opportunities for mingling with other seniors. However, most of these communities require you to be able to live independently, as they're not able to provide the same level of care as a nursing home or assisted living facility. If your health changes, you may need to move into something that can provide you with more care. Read More 

In-Home Personal Senior Care Options And Benefits

30 June 2022
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Are you experiencing an injury or a decline in your mental or physical health, causing you to wonder if in-home personal senior care is a good option for you? You may feel overwhelmed or embarrassed at the thought of accepting help, but there is nothing wrong with doing so.  What Is In-Home Personal Senior Care?   In-home personal senior care is a service that allows you to remain in your home longer. Read More 

Skilled Nursing Interventions for Chronic Wounds

18 February 2022
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Chronic wounds refer to those that are resistant to treatment and wounds that do not heal. Examples of chronic wounds are stasis ulcers, which are wounds typically caused by poor circulation and diabetes, and pressure ulcers. While low-grade pressure and stasis ulcers generally do not require skilled nursing interventions, those chronic wounds that are deep, infected, or have damaged the muscle, tendons, or bones do require skilled nursing interventions. Here are some effective skilled nursing interventions to treat chronic wounds that are performed in nursing homes so that the healing process can be expedited. Read More