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Holistic care for a 96 male with Dementia and Diabetes

Dementia is considered Type 2 Diabetes. He is 96 yr old and still ambulatory, walking back in forth to the living room and his bedroom toilet. 342 more words

Times when In-Home Care is Necessary

There is the element of independence when it comes to in-home care services offerings. They will feel less neglected, and also get to enjoy the comfort of a home, especially for those in their twilight years. 434 more words


Questions to Ask When Hiring an In-Home Caregiver

When hiring an in-home caregiver for your senior loved one, you are looking for someone who can provide them the right level of care and support. 420 more words

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DHS Calls Off Cuts to Services for Disabled Children

The state agency said costs-per-case have stabilized and come under budget, allowing the agency to hold off on limiting the number of kids who can receive in-home supports that allow them to live with their families. 20 more words

Oregon Legislature

Professionalizing Care

A new bill requires state training for in-home caregivers.

Caring for the elderly is a difficult, strenuous and thankless job. Thanks to the Oregon Legislature, Oregon’s in-home caregivers may start to receive better training before starting these low-wage jobs upon which thousands of lives depend. 34 more words

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How to Find the Right Home Health Aide

Home health care is a system of care provided by skilled practitioners to patients in their homes under the direction of a physician. Home health care services include nursing care; physical, occupational, and speech-language therapy; and medical social services. 447 more words

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Do You Know A Veteran (Or Really Anyone) Needing Hospice Care?

I’m going to break briefly from posting chapters from Alonzo Calkins’ “Opium And The Opium Appetite” (1870) to let my readers know about a new ebook I’ve  just published entitled “ 740 more words